PENDERGRASS - Hoyt W. Tanner, 66, passed away Monday, April 29, 2013.
He was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Sugar Hill.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Sheila Tanner; children, Bart and Melissa Tanner, Winder, and Ben and Candy Tanner, Dahlonega; sister and brother-in-law, Tish and Howell Taylor, Ocilla; grandchildren, Candice Johanson, Ethan Bowen, and Jonathan Tanner; uncle, Charles Tanner, Auburn; mother-in-law, Grace Kilgore, Auburn; and several nieces, nephews and other family members.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, May 2, in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Pastors Phil Carpenter and Clay Poole will officiate. Burial will follow at Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Auburn. The family will receive friends from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at the funeral home.
Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, is in charge of arrangements.
Sign the online guest book at www.stewartfh.com