Robert Lee Tanner

Male 1928 - 1981  (53 years)


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  • Name Robert Lee Tanner 
    Nickname Bob 
    Born 1 Jun 1928  Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Sep 1981  Violet, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 2 Oct 1981  St. Bernard Memorial Gardens - Chalmette, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I997  Cody LeBlanc's Family Tree
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2019 

    Father James Walton Tanner,   b. 28 Aug 1895, Indianola, Sunflower County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1963, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Lillian Rae LeBlanc,   b. 13 Feb 1900, Youngsville, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1971, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 5 Apr 1918  Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elsie Camilla Gaudet,   b. 18 Jul 1932, New Iberia, Iberia Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 2003, Kenner, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1950  Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. B.L. Tanner, Sr.
     2. Gail Louise Tanner,   b. 3 Nov 1952, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 2008, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     3. M.R. Tanner
     4. Mitchell Roy Tanner,   b. 26 Oct 1953, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1995, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F1163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Robert Lee Tanner
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    Robert Lee Tanner
    Robert Lee Tanner
    Robert Lee Tanner

    Documents
    Obituary of Robert Lee Tanner
    Obituary of Robert Lee Tanner
    Published in The New Orleans Times-Picayune on October 1, 1981
    Robert Lee Tanner, James Russell Tanner, Effie Mae Tanner visit mother Lillian LeBlanc Tanner for Christmas
    Robert Lee Tanner, James Russell Tanner, Effie Mae Tanner visit mother Lillian LeBlanc Tanner for Christmas
    Published in The Lafayette Advertiser on December 27, 1945
    Obituary of Robert Lee Tanner
    Obituary of Robert Lee Tanner
    Published in The Lafayette Advertiser on September 30, 1981
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Marriage License Announcement of Robert Lee Tanner and Elsie Camilla Gaudet
    Marriage License Announcement of Robert Lee Tanner and Elsie Camilla Gaudet
    Published in The Lafayette Daily Advertiser on June 4, 1950
    Robert L. Tanner, James R. Tanner, and Effie M. Tanner visit mother Lillian LeBlanc Tanner
    Robert L. Tanner, James R. Tanner, and Effie M. Tanner visit mother Lillian LeBlanc Tanner
    Published in The Lafayette Daily Advertiser on December 27, 1945
    Robert Lee Tanner and Elsie Camilla Gaudet Marriage Announcement
    Robert Lee Tanner and Elsie Camilla Gaudet Marriage Announcement
    Published in The Lafayette Advertiser on June 12, 1950
    Birth Announcement of Gail Louise Tanner
    Birth Announcement of Gail Louise Tanner
    Published in The Lafayette Advertiser on November 10, 1952
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      NEW ORLEANS - Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in La Mana Pano Folio Funeral Home in New Orleans for Robert Lee Tanner, 54. He died at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday in New Orleans.

      Mr. Tanner was a native of Lafayette, the son of the late Mrs. Lillian Tanner. He attended Lafayette High School before serving the U.S. Army in World War II and the Korean Conflict and was employed by Kaiser Aluminum Company of Chalmette for 29 years.

      Survivors include his wife, Elsie Gaudet Tanner of New Orleans; three sons, Barry Lee Tanner of Baton Rouge, Michael Tanner of Houston, Texas, and Mitchell Tanner of Germany; one daughter, Gail Louise Tanner of New Orleans; one sister, Mrs. Effie Logan of Lafayette; one brother, James Russell Tanner of Lawton, Okla., and five grandchildren.

      La Mana Pano Folio Funeral Home on St. Bernard Highway in New Orleans is in charge of arrangements.

      (Published in The Lafayette Advertiser on September 30, 1981)

    • Obituary:

      Robert Lee (Bob) Tanner, on Tuesday, September 29, 1981 at 5:45 a.m. Beloved husband of Elsie Gaudet, son of the late Lillian LeBlanc and James R. Tanner, father of Barry Sr., Gail Louise, Mitchell and Michael Tanner, brother of James R. Tanner, and Mrs. Effie Logan. Also survived by 5 grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Age 53 years. A native of Tennessee and a resident of St. Bernard Parish for the past 26 years. Relatives and friends of the family, also members of the U.S. Steel Workers Local No. 13000, United Way, Employees of Kaiser Aluminum and Congregation of First Baptist Church of Chalmette are invited to attend the funeral. Services from the St. Bernard funeral home of Lamana Panno Fallo Inc., 7701 St. Bernard Hwy., Arabi on Friday, October 2, 1981 at 9:00 a.m. Religious services in the parlor. Interment St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 6 p.m. until midnight Thursday.

      (Published in The New Orleans-Times Picayune on October 1, 1981)