Robert Charles Tanner, age 79, of Auburn passed away Saturday, August 31, 2013.
He loved his family and animals. He is preceded in death by his son Robert Charles Tanner, Jr.
He is survived by: his wife, Margaret Tanner; son, John Wesley Tanner of Auburn; daughter, Terri Tanner Mote of Auburn; grandchildren, Amanda Swords, Courtney Swords Meyer, Angie Mote and Len Mote; great grandchildren, William Meyer, Kaytlynn Meyer, Hannah Meyer, Tyler Bishop, Ayden Watson, Darien Watson, Madison Watson, Tristin Watson and Emma Swords.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, September 5 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be held Thursday, September 5 at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. The family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. on Tuesday, September 3 and 6 – 9 p.m. Wednesday, September 4 at the funeral home.
Lawson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.