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William Joseph Tanner Jr.

February 20, 1987 — September 14, 2022

William Joseph Tanner Jr, known as Joey Tanner, was born February 20, 1987 and has sadly passed away at the very early age of 35 due to liver & kidney failure on September 14, 2022.

The last couple years have been time spent with fiancé and best friend Paige Davidson camping, fishing, & enjoying time outdoors.

Joey was preceded in death by parents Yvonne J Starner and William J Tanner Sr.

Survived by siblings Michelle R. Hester & Steven M Tanner. Joey adored his nieces and nephews and loved seeing them any chance he could : Derick L Thompson, Joseph L Hester, Makena L Hester, Rylee Tanner, & Logan Tanner.

Joey received his educational GED and officially graduated in the year of 2010 proudly. As a younger boy Joey was very proud of being an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts receiving many merit badges and achieved many accomplishments & as an adult Joey loved spending time with family and friends,  & listening to music, he also loved the outdoors, camping, fishing & he enjoyed yard sales, exploring, driving around and all things paranormal and being around those that he loved and cared for. Joey was a very kind hearted person and he did anything for anyone that he could, family, friends, or complete strangers no matter the circumstances.

If you would like, please join in a memorial service/celebration of life on September 24, 2022, from 2:00-4:00 P.M. at the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 331 W. MAIN STREET, MOUNT STERLING, OH, 43143, (740) 869-2777.

This isn’t goodbye, but until we meet again.

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Saturday, September 24, 2022

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