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John Preston Tanner
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1858
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1937
Marion County
South Carolina, USA

Son of Thomas and Matilda Foxworth Tanner, husband of Sharlet Ellen Richardson.


MARION - J. Preston Tanner died at 10 o'clock this morning. He was the son of the late Thomas W. Tanner of this county. He was one of Marion County's most prominent farmers, up until a few years ago, when his health failed him. His wife, Mrs. Ellen Tanner, preceeded him to the grave eleven years ago.

Surviving him are the following children: Thomas Tanner, J. Gary Tanner, Liston Tanner, O. P. Tanner, Joseph Tanner, Marion Tanner, Mrs. Lillie Bartley, Mrs. Goldie Shaw, Mrs. S. H. Holden all of this city, and Mrs. Edgar Smith of Goldsboro, NC. He is also survived by two brothers, Henry Tanner of Cades, Eli Tanner of Hemingway, one half sister, Mrs. Allen Richardson of Dillon and several grandchildren.

Funeral services in charge of the Rev. B. L. McCoy, pastor of the First Methodist church of Marion, will be held at Rose Hill cemetery Tuesday afternoon at 4 o'clock. 
Family links: 
  Thomas W. Tanner (1830 - 1916)
  Matilda A. Foxworth Tanner (1822 - 1860)
  Sharlet Ellen Richardson Tanner (1868 - 1926)*
  Lillie Ann Tanner Bartley (1886 - 1969)*
  Thomas Levoy Tanner (1888 - 1947)*
  Leila Golda Tanner Shaw (1889 - 1964)*
  Lula Ella Tanner Holden (1890 - 1977)*
  Carrie Bell Tanner Alford (1892 - 1918)*
  John Gary Tanner (1893 - 1983)*
  Orrie Preston Tanner (1895 - 1982)*
  Ellie Liston Tanner (1896 - 1979)*
  Infant Son Tanner (1898 - 1898)*
  Infant Son Tanner (1899 - 1899)*
  Infant Daughter Tanner (1900 - 1900)*
  Joseph Samuel Tanner (1901 - 1972)*
  Fleetwood Tanner Hargett (1904 - 1961)*
  Francis Marion Tanner (1906 - 1971)*
  Eli Henderson Tanner (1852 - 1938)*
  Henry John Foxworth (1855 - 1941)*
  Mary Jane Tanner Dozier (1856 - 1918)*
  John Preston Tanner (1858 - 1937)
  Maranza Rebecca Tanner Richardson (1871 - 1951)**
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: robin pellicci moore
Record added: Jun 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19904132
John Preston Tanner
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