Dale A. Taylor, 42, Seneca, MO passed away at 2:43 PM, July 20, 2011 at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin after a sudden illness. Dale A. Taylor was born March 29, 1969 in Joplin, MO the son of Jerry E. and Rosa G. (Boman) Taylor. Dale was a mechanic and had lived in the Seneca area all his life. Survivors include his life mate Melisa Simpson of the home, his mother and step father Rosa and AL Gipson, Joplin; four sons, Jonathan Taylor, Joplin, Nicholas Taylor-Ritter, Austin Taylor, Seneca; step-son, Dustin Cline State of Fl, Jessy McPherson, Seneca; two step-daughters, Trintity M. McPherson and Destiny McPherson both of Seneca; One sister, Carol Woodward, Seneca; one brother Jerry Taylor, Neosho and a host of friends. Dale was preceded in death by his father Jerry E. Taylor. Graveside services under the direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, July 25, 2011 at the Swars Prairie Baptist Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3 to 4 PM, Sunday, July 24, 2011 at the Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca.