Mrs. Katherine Marie Tanner, age 66, of Blue Ridge, GA passed away July 7, 2014 at her home.Born in Fannin County, GA, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Lillie Marie White Dilbeck. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Frank Tanner. Mrs. Tanner was a long time member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Marty Tanner and Jason and wife Jessica Tanner all of Blue Ridge, GA; brothers, Donnie Dilbeck of Blue Ridge, GA, Junior Dilbeck of Alpharetta, GA and Mike Dilbeck of Blue Ridge, GA; sisters, Doris Dilbeck and Lisa Green both of Blue Ridge, GA; grandchildren, Carter Beaver, Addison Tanner, Tiffany Tanner, Justin Tanner, Jacqlyn Tanner, T.T. Tanner, and Madeline Tanner.
Funeral Services will be conducted on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. from the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Stanley Ritter and Rev. Kenneth Mann officiating. Music will be provided by Jimmy Ritter,Corey Whitaker and Pauline and Junior White. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with Rev. Doug Pritchett officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Donnie Dilbeck, Junior Dilbeck, Mike Dilbeck, Danny McFarland, Steve Gaddy and Jimmy Ritter.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 5-9 p.m. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the Fannin County Cancer Support Group c/o Mary Jane Jones 8118 Blue Ridge Dr. Blue Ridge, GA 30513. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.akinsfuneralhome.com. Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, GA is in charge of the arrangements.