Kirk Taylor, shown here in 2005 helping Penney De Pas fill an order of art supplies at Askew-Taylor, started working at the store in 1957. Taylor, now 74, has decided it’s time to close up shop.
Kirk Taylor, shown here in 2005 helping Penney De Pas fill an order of art supplies at Askew-Taylor, started working at the store in 1957. Taylor, now 74, has decided it’s time to close up shop. Robert Willett News & Observer File Photo
Kirk Taylor, shown here in 2005 helping Penney De Pas fill an order of art supplies at Askew-Taylor, started working at the store in 1957. Taylor, now 74, has decided it’s time to close up shop. Robert Willett News & Observer File Photo

After 70 years of helping paint the town, Askew-Taylor is closing

October 11, 2016 7:33 PM