Sonny Taylor and his wife, Eileen, pose outside Sonny’s Servicenter on Virginia Avenue in Harrisonburg, where they held a retirement party Friday after 35 years in the auto service and towing business. (Photos by Michael Reilly)
Sonny Taylor (seated) shakes hands with Jimmy Payne, owner of Payne’s Body Shop in Hopkins Gap, one of the many well-wishers who dropped by Friday for Taylor’s retirement. Taylor’s daughter, Melinda Newman of Clover Hill, looks on at right.
Sonny Taylor and his wife, Eileen, examine a retirement cake and framed message at Sonny’s Servicenter on Friday.