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Franklin Stuart Tanner

September 28, 1946 — November 3, 2022

Frank Tanner, of Rex, passed away on November 3, 2022, A memorial service will be held at Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 3:00 pm. Rev. Mark Green will be officiating. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Tuesday prior to service beginning at 1:00 pm. 

He is preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Edythe Tanner; brothers, Lee Tanner and Jim Tanner; sister, Anne Green. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 54 years, Anna Merle Tanner; daughter, Lori Tanner Fenzl (Paul M. Fenzl) of Smyrna; son, Franklin "Lloyd" Tanner (Laina Babb) of Los Osos, CA; sister-in-law, Jean Tanner of Tucker; brothers, Philip Tanner (Fran) of Mt. Juliet, TN and Steve Tanner (Gail) of Roswell; grandchildren, Katharyn Ashley Fenzl and Richard "Paul" Fenzl, numerous nieces and nephews. 

 The link below provides a really great article that encompasses Mr. Tanner's impact on Clayton County education.

If so desired, in lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Azalea Chapter American Rhododendron Society.

Azalea Chapter ARS
Art Murray, President
9415 Prestwick Club Drive
Johns Creek, GA 30097







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