Mrs. Winnie Tennison, 97, of Athens died Sunday in Athens-Limestone Hospital.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, February 8, 2018, at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Guy McDaniel and David Cox officiating. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Spry Funeral Home. Burial in Athens City Cemetery.
Mrs. Tennison was born April 11, 1920, in Limestone County. She was a member of Oneal Church of Christ. She volunteered for Birdie Thornton Center and Boys and Girls Club.
Survivors include daughter-in-law, Margaret Ann Tennison of Leesburg, Georgia; grandson, Scott Tennison and wife Heidi of Leesburg, Georgia; great-grandchildren, Kathryn Tennison, Kelsey Sheffield, Bailey Tennison, Samantha Tennison and Brice Tennison; great-great-grandson, Kimani Fisher; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommie Day Tennison; son, James Franklin Tennison; and grandson, Barry Franklin Tennison.
Published on February 5, 2018