John Wayne Tankersley, 78, mechanic, died June 20, 2018, in Covington. He was a member of the Church of Christ. The husand of Carolyn Hanks Tankersley, he also leaves his daughters Debra K. Tankersley (Dwayne) Reed of Covington and Lisa (Daniel) Price of Cordova; son John Leslie Tankersley of Covington; sister Annie Mae Marbry of Covington; brother James Richard Tankersley of Covington; grandchildren Nathan Reed, Christopher Tankersley, and Dylan Tankersley; and great grandchildren Allie Reed, Jaisen Reed, Lukas Reed, Aragorn Tankersley, Kaine Tankersley, and Jericho Tankersley.
Visitation for Mr. Tankersley will be 5-8PM Friday, June 22, with funeral services 3PM Saturday, June 23, all at Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home. Interment will follow in R. H. Munford Cemetery in Covington. The family asks that any memorials be made to a charity of the donor's choice.