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June 15, 2012

Edith Tanner Isenblitter

Athens — The angels came and heaven’s gates opened for Edith Voyles Tanner Isenblitter of Houston, after her passing on May 7, 2012, due to strokes and congestive heart failure. 

A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, June 23, 2012, at the Faith Fellowship Church in Athens.  Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., the memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., and a graveside will take place at Meredith Campground Cemetery following the memorial service. 

Edith was a New Year’s Day baby, born Jan. 1, 1930.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Bertie Bass Tanner and John Tanner Sr., her husband, Fred Isenblitter, Sr., her son, Fred Isenblitter, Jr. and son-in-law, Robert Patton, Jr. 

Edith is survived by daughter, Kathy Patton, son, Gary Isenblitter, daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Tommy Terry II, daughter-in-law, Teresa Isenblitter, sister, Sarah Tanner Baggett, brother and sister-in-law, John and Mary Jo Tanner, 14 grandchildren,  eight great-grandchildren and many special nephews and nieces.

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