Nathan Henry Tanksley

Nathan Henry Tanksley

Nathan Henry Tanksley, 54 of Crossett, died January 1, 2014 at the Ashley County Medical Center.

He was a disabled logger, member of New Life Pentecostal Church in Crossett, and an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing and hunting.

Mr. Tanksley was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Travis & Mary Maudie Lee Hennington Tanksley; one brother Jerry Dewayne Tanksley; brother-in-law, Wayne Johnson; his father and mother in-law, Kenny and Helen Morris.

He is survived by his wife, Michelle Tanksley; one son, Nathan Henry Tanksley and wife Hope of Hamburg; one daughter, Stephanie Lynn Carrion and husband Rudy of Crossett; four brothers, Willie Tanksley and wife Dona of Stuttgart, Terry Tanksley and wife Cheryl of Bastrop, La., Phillip Tanksley and wife Jackie, and  Frankie Tanksley, all of Crossett; three sisters, Shelby Parker and husband Carroll, Cathy Johnson, Donna Johnson and husband Tim, all of Crossett; three grandchildren, Tyler, Natalie and Matthew Tanksley and a host of nieces, nephews, family and loved ones.

Funeral services will be held January 4 at 11 a.m. at New Life Pentecostal Church with Bro. Ricky Pack & Bro. Norman Riordan officiating. Pallbearers are Dennis Murphy, Rodney Austin, Darren Minnieweather, Jarrett Sams, Jonathan Lum , and Chad King. Honorary pallbearers are nephews.

Burial will be at Promise Land Cemetery under the directions of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 901 N. University Ave., Little Rock, AR 72207.