David Austin Tanner
David Austin Tanner, age 99, of 10 S. Ohio St., Dellroy, died late Wednesday afternoon, March 5, 2014, in his residence.
Born April 23, 1914, in Calhoun County, WV, he was the son of the late Sheridon and Sarah Snyder Tanner.
He originally worked as a coal miner, but primarily worked as a crane operator for National Iron and Metal in Canton. He was a farmer and a self-employed carpenter. He was a life Member of the Dellroy I.O.O.F. Lodge #706.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Lucille Malone Tanner, who died Dec. 12, 2013.
A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home in Sherrodsville is handling arrangements. To leave an online condolence message, visit www.baxtergardner.com.