Margaret Corine Tankersley, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 at Lynchburg Nursing Center at the age of 80.
Mrs. Tankersley was born in Moore County to the late Willie B. and Grace McKenzie Neal.
During her life she worked at Wilson Sporting Goods in the shipping department for 42 years. Mrs. Tankersley attended Marble Plains Baptist Church and was a long time member of Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Tankersley is preceded in death by her husband, James Houston Tankersley who passed away in 1994; and one sister, Jewel Petty.
She is survived by one sister, Betty Lou Smith; three brothers, Willie Neal and his wife Joyce; John Neal and his wife Maxine, and Larry Neal all of Tullahoma; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Mrs. Tankersley will be held on Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 from 5:00-9:00pm at Kilgore Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, July 18th, 2013 at 2:00pm in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jack Hice and Bro. Cameron Ray officiating.
Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.