Melissa Vance Tankersley Mahaffey

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Melissa Vance Tankersley Mahaffey, age 59 of the Rockvale Community, died Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Alive Hospice Nashville.

Melissa was born in Marshall County, TN, Feb. 7, 1957, the daughter of the late Vance and Luna Jewel Brashears Tankersley. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her husband, Watson B. Mahaffey of Rockvale; two sons, Michael Kurt Lloyd of Bell Buckle and Landon Allen Hewitt of Cornersville; three brothers, Frank Tankersley of Dandridge, Buddy Tankersley of Lewisburg, and David Tankersley of Cornersville; and four grandchildren.

Mrs. Mahaffey’s body has been cremated.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.