Abraham Joseph "Joe" Tannehill
Abraham Joseph Tannehill, age 70, of Ash Grove, Missouri, passed away at 6:40 p.m. on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. He was born November 28, 1946, in Sparta, Illinois, the son of Everett and Rosezell (Blackshire) Tannehill.
Joe was a 1965graduate of Chadwick High School in Chadwick, Missouri. He was a custodian for the Robberson Elementary School in Springfield. Joe loved to play music and was a member of the Eagles Club in Springfield, Missouri.
He is survived by two daughters, Teresa Dunn and her husband, Brent, of Carlinville, Illinois and Toria Heard of Mt. Vernon; one son, Toby Tannehill of Vancouver, Washington; three sisters, Veta Cook of Ozark, Missouri, Roxie Korte of Aurora, Missouri and Carole Watkins of Webb City, Missouri; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
His parents, Everett and Rosezell, wife, Lynn, and sister, Jeannie Whitson, preceded him in death.
A private celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
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