Geraldine J. Tanner
By Kim Swindell Wood | March 9, 2018 9:30 am
Geraldine J. Tanner, 91, of McMinnville, passed away March 6, 2018, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta.
Mrs. Tanner was born March 3, 1927, in White County.
She was a retired store owner of Tanner’s Grocery Store.
Mrs. Tanner was preceded in death by her parents, Buck Jordan and Annie Mae Craig Jordan; husband, Thomas Mason Tanner; son, Eddie Shultz; daughter, Diana Prater; brothers, Elmore Jordan, Donald Jordan; sisters, Gladys Smith, Kate Whillhoite, Maige Geer, Edith Henry; and stepdaughter, Joan Ray.
Survivors include her daughter-in-law, Pam Shultz, of Tullahoma; sister, Aileen Betchel, of Akron, Ohio; grandchildren, Kenny (Chasity) Shultz, Diana Michelle Davis, Dwayne Prater; 11 great-grandchildren; stepchildren Tammy (Ronnie) Parker, Debbie (Thomas) Cantrell, Reva (Gary) Mullican, Billy (Janice) Tanner; and nieces, nephews, other family members, and friends
Funeral service will be 2 p.m., March 9, 2018, at McMinnville Funeral Home, with burial in Mt. View Cemetery. The family will receive friends noon-2 p.m., March 9, at the funeral home.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.