Norma A. Tank
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 12:00 AM
Services for Norma A. Tank were held Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at 3 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Upshaw officiating. Burial followed in Sandtown Cemetery with McClain-Hays Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Tank, 89, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at her residence in Philadelphia.
She was a native of the Sandtown community of Neshoba County and had been a resident of Philadelphia since 1985. She was a former resident of DeKalb for 35 years where she operated her business, the original Frank Tank Discount Center. Mrs. Tank was a member of Sandtown United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Tank; daughter, Sharon Englett and her parents, Dennis and Eva Mae Alexander.
Survivors include her son, Jerome Tank (Linda) of Philadelphia; nine grandchildren, Rhynie Johnson, Dewayne Englett, Amanda Spelling, Julian Englett, Tanya Kilpatrick, Stacey Tank, Rebecca Jackson, Tyrome Tank and Jermie Tank; 15 great-grandchildren, Johnny Johnson, Mark Englett, Mallory Englett, Alexandria Spelling, Dustin Kilpatrick, Destiny Kilpatrick, Madison Posey, Jessica Parnell, Christopher Jackson, Katelyn Tank, Lauren Tank, Marlee Tank, Weston Tank, Melinda Tank and Alyssa Tank; and one-great-great-grandchild, Emma Grace Parnell.
Pallbearers were Tyrome Tank, Jermie Tank, Julian Englett, Dewayne Englett, Rhynie Johnson, Dustin Kilpatrick, Weston Tank and Christopher Jackson.