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Jeptha Charles "Jep" TANKSLEY

Jeptha Charles "Jep" TANKSLEY

Male 1920 - 1996  (75 years)

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  • Name Jeptha Charles "Jep" TANKSLEY 
    Born 18 Dec 1920  Banks County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Captain, U.S. Army WWII 
    Died 12 Feb 1996  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Arlington National Cemetery, Washington, D. C. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sec: 64, Site: 1230
    Person ID I8018  Jacob Eller
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2021 

    Father Adgar Lee TANKSLEY,   b. 1 Sep 1901, Greenville County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1980, Seneca, Oconee County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Easter Angeline ELLER,   b. 17 Aug 1903, Rabun County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1970, Seneca, Oconee County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1919  Greenville County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances McKay ROWAN,   b. 22 Apr 1924, Mechlenberg County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 2009  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 13 May 1938 
    Children 
     1. Jeptha Reed TANKSLEY
     2. Charles Branch TANKSLEY
     3. Thomas Rowan TANKSLEY
    Last Modified 7 May 2016 
    Family ID F4274  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Tanksley, Jeptha C. 'Jep' (1920-1996)
    Tanksley, Jeptha C. "Jep" (1920-1996)
    WWII Veteran & Georgia Judge

    Headstones
    Tanksley, Jeptha 'Jep' (1920-1996)
    Tanksley, Jeptha "Jep" (1920-1996)

  • Notes 
    • Judge Jep Tanksley is the son of Ester Angeline Eller and was a veteran of WWII, where he lost both legs and an eye and went on to become Superior Court Judge of Fulton County, Georgia. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S161] Email dated 8 Jun 2021, Hill, Jo .