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Joyce Bernice Tennant

November 25, 1929 May 28, 2018
Joyce Bernice Tennant
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Obituary for Joyce Bernice Tennant

Joyce Bernice Tennant, age 88, of Oquawka, Illinois, passed away at 10:15 A.M. on Monday, May 28, 2018 at her residence in Oquawka. She was born on November 25, 1929 in Monmouth, Illinois, the daughter of Patrick and Gladys McDavid. Bernice was married to George Green and later married Alvin Tennant. She is survived by her son Ron (LaDonna) Green of Galesburg, Illinois and one daughter Nancy Tennant of Oquawka, Illinois. Bernice is also survived by four grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, three sisters; Glenna Walsh, Gail Brown, and Sandra Guthrie all of Oquawka, Illinois, and one daughter, Patsy Reinagle of Rantoul, Illinois. She owned and operated Bernice's Showboat in Oquawka for many years. She also worked as a bartender and waitress at many businesses in the area. Bernice was a homemaker and enjoyed her flowers and collectables. She was a Charter member of the Eagle's Club in Oquawka and a member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary. Bernice was loved by many and known by all. She will be sorely missed.

A visitation is planned for the hours of 10:00-Noon on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Turnbull Funeral Home in Oquawka, Illinois. Cremation will be accorded after the service. A memorial is being established for the Henderson/Warren County Relay for Life.


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10:00 AM 6/2/2018 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 6/2/2018 12:00:00 PM
Turnbull Funeral Homes - Oquawka

10th & Warren
Oquawka, IL 61469

Turnbull Funeral Homes - Oquawka
10th & Warren Oquawka 61469 IL
United States
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