GILLSVILLE - Kenneth Leslie Tanner, Sr., 81, died Monday, August 18, 2014, at Willow Wood Nursing Home.
Mr. Tanner was born in Anderson, S.C., the son of the late, Ezell and Plonie Voyles Tanner. Mr. Tanner was a retired truck driver for Pilot.
Survivors include a son, Kenneth Tanner, Jr (Diane), Peachtree City; grandson, Kenneth Benjamin Tanner, Lilburn; and friend, Hazel D. Collins, Gillsville.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 20, at 2 p.m. from Mt. Carmel Baptist Church with the Rev. James Duncan officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, August 19, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.