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Earl Sylvanis "Pieface" Tannahill
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1898
Atlanta
Butler County
Kansas, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 1942
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

Earl S. Tannahill was born November 13, 1898, in Osage County Oklahoma and died October 31, 1942 being accidentally killed while working at Moor's Shipyard in Oakland, California.

He is survived by his wife Ellen Kathleen Tannahill, two children at home Bobby Gene, age 9, a step daughter Mildred Kay Jett Age 5, three sons Sargent Loren V. Tannahill, U. S. Marines, New River, North Carolina, Hubert and Wayne Tannahill of Lewiston, Idaho, two daughters, Earldean and Roxie Mae Tannahill of Lewiston, Idaho, his mother Sarah Rachel Tannahill of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, father John L. Tannahill of Lewiston, Idaho, five brothers, Pvt. Sam and Pvt, George Tannahill of Camp Roberts, California, William and Theodore Tannahill of Fairfield, Illinois and Richard Tannahill of Lewiston, Idaho. Two Sisters, Mrs. Clark Panther of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, and Mrs. S. J. Stewart of Lewiston, Idaho. He leaves a host of other relatives and friends.

He professed faith in Christ at the age of twelve. He is missed by all who knew him.

Blessed be the dead who die in the lord.

Funeral Services were held in Patoka Monday afternoon, November 9 at 2 o'clock. Pall bearers were John Slagel, Glen Lowery. J. O. Donegan, Ross Leard, R. C. Leeper and K. D. Keister. Internment was in the Patoka Cemetery.

All of the above mentioned relatives attended the funeral with the exception of Richard Tannahill and Pvt. Sam Tannahill.
 (bio by: CarmenJ) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Lyons Tannahill (1873 - 1945)
  Sarah Rachel Kelley Tannahill (1877 - 1966)
 
 Spouse:
  Roxie Bee King Tannehill (1905 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Earldean A. Tannahill Hanchett (1924 - 1996)*
  Roxie Mae Tannahill Briggs (1928 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Ward Tannahill (1897 - 1973)*
  Earl Sylvanis Tannahill (1898 - 1942)
  William Sylvester Tannahill (1900 - 1988)*
  George Carter Tannahill (1904 - 1971)*
  Elvina Almira Tannahill Panther (1907 - 1972)*
  John T Tannahill (1907 - 1987)*
  Oliver Richard Tannahill (1912 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Patoka Cemetery
Patoka
Marion County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Noma Kelton Henderson
Record added: Oct 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59724808
Earl Sylvanis Pieface Tannahill
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Earl Sylvanis Pieface Tannahill
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 Added: Oct. 7, 2010
 
 
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