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Edna Tennie

November 01, 1945 - March 16, 2020

Obituary for Edna Tennie

With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Edna Tennie on March 16th, 2020.

Funeral Service is scheduled for Saturday 3/21/2020 at 12:00 pm
at Zion Hill Baptist Church in Luthersville.

Visitation will be Friday at the mortuary from 4 to 6 pm.

Edna Pearl Tennie was born November 1, 1945 to the late Eddie and
Corene Tennie who preceded her in death. She was the 6
th of 10
siblings. She departed this life on March 16, 2020.

She joined Zion Hill Baptist Church at an early age under the leadership of Rev. Reeves.
She attended Luthersville Elementary School and Greenville High
School.

She is preceded in death by her sisters Sarah Tennie Bynum, Betty Ann
Tennie and one brother, Willie Lee Tennie.

She leaves to cherish her memory four sons, Lovetta Lorenzo Tennie,
Carl Pope, C. B. (Ruby) Pope, Quentin (Trinia) Tennie; five sisters, Emma
Lou (Willie) Woods, Jessie Lou (John Edward) Murrah, Christine (James)
Nelson, Joanne (Paul) Cleckler, Tommie Lou Tennie; one brother, George
(Carolyn) Tennie; twenty-seven grandchildren, seventeen great
grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephew, cousins, great niece and great
nephew and friends.

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