HORTENSE — Benjamin Robert “Ben” Taylor, 41 of Hortense died Thursday, May 7, 2020. The Brantley County native was a construction worker and enjoyed fishing and outdoor activities. He was predeceased by his parents, Bobby and Geneva Taylor. Survivors are a daughter, Makiya Taylor Floyd of Hinesville; sister, Vann (Merle) Brant of Hortense; niece, Chey Anne Brant, and nephew, Sammy Brant; and other relatives. A private graveside service will be held by the family in Mt. Olive Cemetery in Brantley County. Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup was in charge of arrangements.