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Monroe Edward Tanksley

November 16, 1948 — March 4, 2021

Monroe Edward Tanksley

Monroe Edward Tanksley of South Boston, VA passed away March 4, 2021.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on November 16, 1948 and was 72 years of age. He was the son of the late James Acree Tanksley and the late Susan Ella Elder Tanksley.


Monroe Edward Tanksley is survived by:

Two Aunts

Beatrice Elder Fears of Danville

Estella Elder Guill of Nathalie


***Preceded in death by***

Two Brothers

William Acree Tanksley and Ernest Norman Tanksley


A memorial service will be held at a later date.


For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice.


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Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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