APPLING, Ga. - Funeral services for Ms. Sandra "Diddy" Dent, 52, of Appling, were held on Sunday, June 1, 2008, at 2 p.m. at Second Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Appling, with Rev. Echols Miller officiating. Interment was in the churchyard cemetery.
Survivors include a devoted partner, Tim Tanksley, Appling; a son, Tim Tanksley, III, Appling; three brothers, Theodore (Amanda) Thurmand, Evans, Harold (Rena) Dent, Augusta, and Gregory (Linda) Dent, Appling; three sisters, Margie (Oliver) Levrette, Evans, Pauline Dent and Anita (Patrick) Newton, all of Appling; four brothers-in-law, Eugene (Patsy) Tanksley, Lincolnton, Cluse Tanksley, and John D. (Angie) Tanksley, all of Appling; Leroy (Catherine) Tanksley, Augusta; two sisters-in-law, Daisy (Clarence) Broadwater, Appling, and Fanny Overton, Augusta; a devoted aunt, Reba Mae Dent; three godchildren, LaShay Jackson, Eric Jackson, and Tatyiana Garnett, all of Appling; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Thomson Funeral System was in charge of arrangements.