|Birth: ||May 15, 1944|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 2010|
-- Mr. Grover Dell Tanner, age 65, of Carroll Rd., Blairsville, entered into a new life on Feb. 19, 2010 at his home following an extended illness. Mr. Tanner was born on May 15, 1944 in Cherokee County, NC, the son of the late William P. Tanner and the late Evelyn Young Tanner. He was a lifelong resident of Union County. Grover was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Evelyn Tanner, one son, Tony Dewayne Tanner, brother, Larry Tanner and one sister, Frances Mason Bell. Mr. Tanner was a member of Snow Hill Baptist Church.
Surviving are his loving wife and best friend of thirty-nine years, Glynda Jones Tanner of Blairsville, one son and daughter-in-law, Dell and Angela Tanner of Blairsville, two sisters and brothers-in-law, Eva and Glenn Wilkins of Culberson, NC, Omie and Raymond Mashburn of jasper, GA, four brothers and three sisters-in-law, Johnny Tanner of Talking Rock, GA, Carr and Linda Tanner of jasper, Jack and Irene Tanner of Murphy, Robert and Wanda Tanner of Jasper, two grandchildren, Dylan and Hannah Tanner of Blairsville, several nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral services were held on Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at 11 a.m. from the Mountain View Chapel with the Rev. Kenny Beavers and Rev. Guy Bradley officiating. Special music was presented by Evan Hughes, Omie, Raymond and Rex. The following gentlemen served as pallbearers, Clyde, Wes, Mike, Junior, David and Ralph Carroll. Interment followed in the Snow Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The family met with friends at the funeral home on Saturday and Sunday evening from 6-9 p.m.
Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the family guest book and send condolences on line at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com.
William P Tanner (1894 - 1962)
Evelyn Young Tanner (1918 - 1979)
Robert Tanner (1938 - 1938)*
William Larry Tanner (1942 - 2007)*
Grover Dell Tanner (1944 - 2010)
Snow Hill Baptist Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Rick and Kathy Wright
Record added: Jan 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64098586