Matthew worked many years for the Eaton Corporation in Shawnee, OK, as a machinist and was currently employed at the Choctaw Casino in Broken Bow. He was an avid OU football fan and Yankees baseball fan and enjoyed fishing and hunting. Matthew will be dearly missed by his family and friends for his special laugh, quick wit, and wonderful smile.He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Taylor.Matthew leaves to cherish his memory his loving mother, Helen Taylor, Broken Bow; three sisters, Ruby Choate and husband Lyman, Broken Bow, Priscilla Coleman, Broken Bow, Sandra Denton and husband K.A., Blanchard, OK; two brothers, Perry Taylor, Oklahoma City, Kim Taylor and Gloria, Oklahoma City; one daughter, Ashley Hall and husband Jeff, Shawnee, OK; special friend, Donna Brinkley, Broken Bow; several nieces, nephews, and friends.Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 7, 2007 at Tohwali United Methodist Church with Rev. Bertram Bobb and Rev. Harvey Williams officiating. Interment will follow in Watson Memorial Cemetery, Oak Hill Community. \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Matthew A. Taylor, please visit our floral store.