Bobby "Pee Wee" Tankersley, 68, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at his residence.
Mr. Tankersley was a native of Marshall County. He was a son of the late Vance Tucker and Luna Jewel Brashears Tankersley. Pee Wee was a general contractor, working in construction for many years.
Mr. Tankersley is survived by a daughter, Stephanie Tankersley of Lewisburg; a son, Vance (Melissa) Tankersley of Lewisburg; one sister, Melissa Mahaffey of Nashville; four brothers, Frank Tankersley of Knoxville, Tommy Tankersley of Lewisburg, Buddy Tankersley of Lewisburg and David Tankersley of Lewisburg; and one grandson, Spence Tankersley.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Jan. 27, from the Chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Danny Webb officiating. Interment followed at Berea Cemetery in Marshall County.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, in charge of arrangements.