HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Entered into rest Saturday, July 7, 2001, at University Hospital, Mr. John David Tanksley Jr. of Farmers Bridge Road, Hephzibah. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Survivors are his wife Carol Elaine Tanksley; daughter, Dora (George) Walden, Harlem; son, Jonathan Tanksley, Hephzibah; mother, Daisy Tanksley, Hephzibah; sisters, Rosanne Davis, Nellie Jenkins, Cheryl Williams, Barbara Tanksley, Hephzibah; brothers, Willie James Tanksley, Ronnie Tanksley, Hephzibah; two grandchildren; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other relatives. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 9, 2001