Sherry J. Tanner, RN, 68, of Augusta, entered into rest on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at her residence. Graveside memorial services will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the Jenkins Family Cemetery in Sardis.
A lifelong resident of the Augusta area, she was a registered nurse for 40 plus years and retired from Doctors Hospital of Augusta. She loved working with her flowers and loved taking care of her fur babies; Oscar, Toby, and Heidi.
She is predeceased by her parents, Dwight and Mary Elizabeth Jenkins; brothers, Franklin and John D. Jenkins and sisters, Myrtle Johnson and Betty Odum.
She is survived by her husband, Julius “Butch” Tanner; sons, Michael J. (Janie) Tanner and David A. (Penny) Tanner; daughter, Pamela (Shane) Faw; sisters, Eva Nell (Eugene) Ellison, Barbara (Herman) Hamilton, Lois Prickett, and Ellen McDilda; brothers, Haze (Marie) Jenkins, Louis (Sarah) Jenkins, and Thomas Jenkins; grandchildren, Aaron Tanner, Christian Faw, Layla Kendall, Taylor Kendall, and Cody Moore.
Print Obituary & Condolences