Re: Tanner family NC, Tn and Al
Do you have these obits?
Huntsville Weekly Democrat, Wednesday, 17 Sep 1879
TANNER - At his residence near Hazel Green, Sept 14, MR HEZIKIAH TANNER, aged about 60 years.
Mr. Tanner was a consistent member of the Missionary Baptist Church.He died in perfect peace, in hope of "that rest that remaineth for the people of God."He was a good citizen, an affectionate husband, and a kind father.
He leaves a wife several sons and daughters, and a large circle of friends to mourn his loss.Peace be to his ashes
The Morning Mercury, Saturday 23 Jun 1906
Nearly a century was the life of Mrs. Tanner of Hazel Green
Mrs. Sallie Tanner one of the oldest residents of Northern Alabama and the second oldest person in Madison County, died yesterday at her home near Hazel Green at the age of 95 years and four months.Mrs. Tanner came to the county many years ago when this county was a wilderness and until a short time before her death was active and healthy.She was the mother of Doc Tanner a prominent farmer.Mrs. Tanner was known throughout the northern part of the county and was geld in high esteems.The funeral will be conducted today at Charity Baptist Church.