Ray (Razor) Tanner, 76 - Walker

Ray (Razor) Tanner, 76 of Walker, WV passed away at his home on March 25, 2013.

He was born in Milo, WV on September 20, 1936, ason of the late Samuel Tanner, and Edna Stephens Tanner.

He worked for a short time as a timber cutter and building houses and retired from Carpenters Local 899 after 35 years.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Charlotte Farnsworth Tanner; five children, Betty (Jim) Thomas of Newark WV, Ray (Nancy) Tanner II of Parkersburg WV, Charles (Beckie) Tanner of Walker, Billy Joe (Brenda) Tanner of Walker, and Keith (Brandi) Tanner of Newark; ten grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; two step granddaughters; eight step great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by five brothers; one sister; and two infant daughters, Beverly Tanner and Kimberly Tanner.

In accordance with his wishes cremation services will be handled by Matheny Whited Funeral Home Elizabeth, WV.