Originally created 10/24/98

Mr. Donald Tankersley Sr.



Mr. Donald Dill Tankersley Sr., 61, of 4298 Owens Road, Evans, died Friday, Oct. 23, 1998, at St. Joseph Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Bellevue Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Gerald McNutt officiating.

Mr. Tankersley, a native of Columbia County, had retired as an auto center salesman from Sears & Roebuck. He was a secretary-treasurer of Columbia County Game & Fish Club and was a Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Carole Hatfield Tankersley; two sons, Donald Dill Tankersley Jr., Grovetown, and Alan Coleman Tankersley, Evans; a daughter, Denise Lambert, Acworth, Ga.; four brothers, Glenn Tankersley, Tennessee, L.L. Tankersley, Evans, Norman Tankersley, Florida, and Gene Tankersley, Augusta; a sister, Elizabeth Smith, Grovetown; and two grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, No. 1 Corporate Square Suite 127, Atlanta, GA 30329.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the residence.

Thomas L. King Funeral Home, Martinez, is in charge of arrangements.