JOSEPH E. TANNER
Funeral services for Joseph E. Tanner, 87, of Palacios were held Thursday, Aug. 22, 2002 at the Palacios Funeral Home Chapel. Interment was at Palacios Cemetery.
Mr. Tanner was born in Palacios on June 4, 1915 to the late J. E. and Ethel H. Culberson Tanner. He died Aug. 20, 2002.
He was a a retired service station owner and a Presbyterian.
Mr. Tanner is survived by three sons, Joe G. Tanner of Palacios, Brad Tanner of Port Lavaca and Robert Tanner of Houston; one brother, Howard Tanner of Palacios; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Stewart Tanner; and two sister, Helen Tanner and Vera Schramn.
Pallbearers were Jack Sardelich, Jeff Sardelich, Johnny Sardelich, Stewart Tanner, Kyle Tanner and Kerry Tanner.
THE PALACIOS BEACON
August 21, 2002
Matagorda County, Texas