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Teresa Darlene Tanner

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Teresa Darlene Tanner, age 54, died Dec. 12, 2010, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

She was born Aug. 26, 1956 in Sikeston, the daughter of the late Carl and Shirley (Sanders) Hopkins.

On Sept. 3, 1970 at Essex, she married Jackie Loran Tanner; he preceded her in death on Oct. 30, 1997.

She is survived by one son, Eric Lee Tanner of Morley; one daughter, Heather Renee Abernathy of Morley; two sisters, Lavern Griffin and Brenda Chasteen, both of Sikeston; and four grandchildren, Nevin Tanner, Jackson Tanner, Hunter Abernathy, and Jackquelynn Abernathy.

Visitation will be held Monday, Dec. 13, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Ponder Funeral Home, where funeral services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 14, at 1 p.m. The Rev. Ira Sandefer, pastor of Smith Avenue Church of God, will officiate.

Burial will follow in the New Morley Cemetery at Morley.

Memorials may be made to: National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Gateway Area Chapter, 1867 Lackland Hill Parkway, St. Louis, Mo. 63146.