Graveside services for Cecil W. Tanner, 83, of Gadsden, who passed away on May 5, 2019 will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Forrest Cemetery. Rev. Bobby Kitchens will officiate. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home & Cemetery is in charge of the services.
Cecil was a graduate of Gadsden High School. He served as a Funeral Director in Etowah and surrounding counties most of his life. He loved to laugh and see others laugh.
Cecil was preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Yvonne “Bonnie” Tanner, and parents, Brady and Venie Tanner.
He is survived by his daughter, Sandra (Danny) Starnes, grandson, Micah Starnes, his sister, Marian Trevillyan of Knoxville, TN, nieces and nephew; Sheila (Bill) Ball, Richmond, VA, Don (Kim) Bowen, Madison, AL, and Lynne Jenkins, Knoxville, TN.
There will be no visitation.