William E. "Walter" Tanksley
William E. "Walter" Tanksley

William E. "Walter" Tanksley, 92, of Danville, went home to be with the Lord on November 13, 2020. He was the son of the late William Henry Tanksley and Mamie Moore Tanksley. Walter was predeceased by his beloved wife of 62 years Gloria "Ann" Tanksley; a son, William L. Tanksley; and two sisters, Mary Tanksley Flowers and Louise Tanksley Simpson.

He is survived by his daughter, Vanessa Dodson (Wayne); four grandchildren, three nieces, and two nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. at Highland Burial Park on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, with the Reverend Joe Northen officiating.

Due to the Covid 19 outbreak you are requested to wear a face mask and practice social distancing at the graveside.

Townes Funeral Home, 215 West Main Street, is serving the Tanksley family. Online condolences may be made at www.townesfuneralhome.com.

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Published by Danville and Rockingham County on Nov. 17, 2020.
Graveside service
Highland Burial Park
Funeral services provided by:
Townes Funeral Home & Crematory
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