Obituary of Brooksie Ezell Tanner
Brooksie Carrington Tanner, age 93, West Helena, formerly of Lake Village, received her wings, Saturday, November 23, 2019, at Hospice Home Care inpatient care in Little Rock, Arkansas. Brooksie was born December 30, 1925, in Hope, AR. She is the daughter of the late Hence Carrington and Mary Williams. She was the supervisor of housekeeping at Lake Chicot State Park for over twenty-five years.
Brooksie is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Sam Tanner, brother, Ozell Mullins, and two sisters, Christine Howard, and Johnnie Mae Howard.
She is survived by four sons: James E. Douglas of West Helena, AR, Roy L Tanner, of Dallas, TX, Levon Tanner (Ro), of Arlington, TX, and Joseph L Tanner of Maumelle, AR, two daughters, Carolyn A. Spiller of West Helena, AR and Linda F. Cunnings (Charles) of West Helena, AR, seventeen grandchildren, Tori Allen, Reggie Cunnings, Caresha Brown, Sequinna Cunnings, Adrian Spiller, Amy Spiller, Jevon C. Tanner, Ryan Cunnings, Tommy Spiller, Abby Colbert, Tonya Douglas, Kristina Jefferson, Samuel Tanner, Ashley B Tanner, Angelayah Tanner, Eliana N. Tanner, and Levon J Tanner Jr, as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Visitation will be 12:00 pm, Saturday, November 30, 2019. Funeral will be at 1:00 pm, Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Zion Temple in Lake Village, AR. Burial will follow in Little Greenland in Lake Village, Arkansas. Arrangements are entrusted to Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.To send flowers to the family of Brooksie Tanner, please visit Tribute Store