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The past century has seen great advances in civil rights as various groups of people have secured the right to vote or to marry. In the U.S. and around the world, the struggle for equality continues. This memorial site was created to remember and honor those who have dedicated their lives to achieving equal rights for all.
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Civil Rights Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Sandra Tanner

GREENVILLE — Sandra Kay Tanner, age 81, a former resident of East Harmon Drive in Greenville, Ohio, was called by our Lord Oct. 23, 2021, during her work at Tanner Romania Mission in Nicoresti, Romania. She lived in Greenville from 1986 through 1991 with her husband Bruce Tanner who managed the Super-X Drug Store (later known as CVS). Their children, Aaron Tanner of Sidney, Ohio, and Shannon Helton of Tipp City, Ohio, both survive. Sandra worked at Gade Nursing Home and as secretary...
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