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Carolyn Tanner

Tuesday, December 5, 2006

NEW MADRID -- Carolyn Deonna Tanner, 47, died Dec. 2, 2006, at her home.

Born Nov. 13, 1959, at Barstow, Calif., daughter of the late J.R. and Leona Hunt Chambliss, she was a licensed practical nurse.

On Jan. 2, 1990, at Lilbourn, she married Chris Tanner who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one son, Jonathan Weeks, stationed at Hubert Air Force Base in Ft. Walton, Fla.; one daughter and son-in-law, Amanda and Donny Davis of Sikeston; five sisters, Dixie Akins of New Madrid, Nancy Walker of Lilbourn, Judy Keck of Sikeston, Cindy Akins of the state of Kentucky and Teresa Flegal of the state of Oregon; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Jay Chambliss and Scott Chambliss; and one sister, Iris Hayes.

Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid where services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Orvil McKinney will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery at New Madrid.