John Wesley Buddy Tanner, II
February 27, 1936 - October 21, 2023
John Wesley Buddy Tanner, II passed away peacefully at his home on the morning of October 21, 2023. He was born on February 27, 1936. Buddy was retired from the United States Postal Service, United States Air Force and Army National Guard. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching many types of sports, especially the New Orleans Saints.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Shirley C, Tanner, daughter Beth Eaton (Harry), 3 grandchildren, Kimberly Pitts, Tyler Pitts (Jennifer) and John Wesley Tanner, IV, 5 great-grandchildren Gavyn Ballard, Justin Cummings, Kamryn Cummings, Shelby Pitts and Sadie Pitts. Also, numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his beloved son John Wesley Johnny Tanner, III. His parents Ocie and May Tanner, 4 sisters and a brother.
Memorial services will be held at Hebron Baptist Church, Bush, La. Date and time to be announced.