Bessie Sue Tanksley Obituary

Monday, 02 September 2019 15:57

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Bessie Sue Tanksley, 70, of Panama, OK passed away Sunday, September 1, 2019. Bessie was born February 14, 1949 in Lawton, OK to Elza Warren & Bessie (Roberts) Tunnell.


She was preceded in death by her parents & a daughter, Tammy LouAnn.


Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Jim Dan; 2 sons, Jeff Tanksley & wife Bessie, Jimmy Tanksley; daughter, Amanda & husband Jody Thomas all of Panama, OK; 8 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; other relatives, loved ones and friends.


Graveside services will be 2 pm, Friday, September 6, 2019 at New Hope Cemetery, Spiro, OK with Harold Thompson & Nick Hess officiating.


The family will be at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, POTEAU, OK


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