Former Taylorsville Mayor Guy Barriger has passed away. Barriger died last Saturday following a period of declining health, he was 82.
Barriger served as Mayor for a total of 22 years and served a term on the Town Board. He retired as mayor in 2010. Barriger received the “Order of the Long Leaf Pine” , one of the highest honors a citizen of North Carolina can receive. Barriger was a Driver’s Education instructor in the County School System for 43 year
A service to celebrate his life will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, December 30, 2017, at Taylorsville Presbyterian Church with full military honors .