Howard Louis Tanner, Jr, “Brother”, handed away at the age of 81, in Washington, North Carolina.
Howard was the son of Howard Louis Tanner, Sr, and Peggy Tiny Tanner, born at Crawford Extensive Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. He was raised in Brookhaven, Georgia, and was perfectly identified as a friendly and adventurous youngster, he attended Brookhaven United Methodist Church all over his young everyday living. He graduated from Chamblee Higher School, and it was there he achieved the appreciate of his lifetime, Carol Jean McCall. They married right after substantial school and had been blessed with four children and 63 loving a long time collectively. Just after marrying, Howard joined the United States Navy serving his region as an Aircraft Electrician. In the course of his 22 years of service, he and his family members lived in many states, wherever he generally discovered new close friends, adventures, and experiences. He retired from the Navy in 1978 as a Main Petty Officer. He found his residence in Washington, North Carolina exactly where he labored in gross sales ahead of totally retiring. Howard was a person who beloved the Lord and his household. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather, and good-grandfather. He loved folks and never ever satisfied a stranger, generous and a mentor to all. He was a genuine adventurer, dwelling lifetime to the fullest. A bird lover and lover of the outdoors he was an avid sportsman, he cherished archery, fishing, and searching, and had saltwater in his veins. He was enjoyable loving and competitive by nature, he loved participating in golf, poker and was a champion at Croquet and Badminton. He was a gentleman comprehensive of enjoy, energy, religion, and integrity.
Howard was preceded in death by his mother and father, and sisters Carolyn Tanner and Debbie Atkinson. He is survived by his loving spouse Carol Tanner, sister Beverly Hendon, kids Howard Tanner, III, (Jana), Karen Vibrant, Susan Poore and Donna Flake grandchildren Aaron Tanner, Jared Tanner (Liz), Andrew Tanner, Allison Hardy (Scott), Tanner Brilliant (Rachael), Sarah Poore, Hannah Beurkens (Matt), and David Flake excellent-grandchildren Samuel, Henry, Carter, and Hard cash.
He was liked by many and will be deeply skipped. Micah 6:8, Act justly, really like mercy, wander humbly. This is who he was.
A memorial services will be prepared and held at a long term date. He will be interred at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Ga.
Condolences might be sent to the loved ones on line at www.paulfuneralhome.com
Paul Funeral Dwelling & Crematory of Washington is honored to serve the Tanner spouse and children.