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Dana Tanner

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Tuesday, April 1, 1952
Friday, December 31, 2010
Monday, January 3, 2011 - 16:44
No service is planned at this time.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Dana Tanner, age 58, passed away Friday evening, December 31, 2010, in the local hospital. Dana was born April 1, 1952, the son of Martha “Eddy” Headrick and Paul “Paw Paw” Nickerson. Dana enlisted in the U. S. Marine Corp in 1977, where he served 8 years honorably.
In 2002, Dana became a Weatherford business owner, with the purchase of
Miss B’s Antiques, with his wife, Becky. Dana spent his entire life providing for his family. Nothing meant more to him than his wife, three children and three
grandchildren. Dana and Beck were married for 40 years. He will be
remembered for the unconditional love he had for all of them.
Dana was preceded in death by his sister, Sandy, father, Paul Nickerson and mother Martha “Eddy” Headrick Nickerson.
Wife – Becky Tanner
Daughter Bridgett Tanner
Sons Jacob and Josh Tanner
3 Grandchildren – Jacob, Olivia and Bree Tanner
3 Brothers – Wylie Brown
Edward “Hot Shot” Nickerson
Paul “Henry” Nickerson
Numerous cousins, nephews and nieces.

Dana TannerDana Tanner. Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

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