Mr. Charles Robert Tanner, 65, of Bristol, FL, passed away Friday night, October 14, 2011, in Gainesville, FL.
Charles was born on July 8, 1946, in Tallahassee, FL, and had lived in Bristol for the past 44 years. He was a retired stumper and a truck driver. Charles was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict, serving in the United States Army. He was a member of the VFW and River of Life Assembly of God Church in Bristol.
Survivors include his wife, Fonda Tanner, of Bristol; one son, Billy Tanner, of Bristol; one Daughter, Pam McDaniel, and her husband, David, of Bristol; two brothers, Sammy Tanner and his wife, Debbie, of Havana, FL, and Sammy Tanner, Jr. of Washington, DC; two sisters, Judy Banks and her husband, Joe, of Sylvester, GA, and Barbara Morris and her husband, Bill, of Doles, GA; and two grandchildren, Charlie McDaniel and his wife, Brandy, and Myncie Kate Carnley of of Bristol.
Funeral services were held Monday, October 17, at 4 pm (EDT) at the River of Life Assembly of God Church in Bristol with Reverend Aaron Schwendeman officiating. Interment followed in the Meacham Cemetery in Bristol.
All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).