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Lynn Porter Tennill

Monday, April 14, 2008

Lynn Porter Tennill, 48, of Marshall, died Sunday, April 13, 2008, in Marshall.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Elder Jean Davis officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to family choice. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.

Born May 22, 1959, in Marshall, he was the son of the late Donald Edward Tennill and Rose Pittman Tennill Cross. He had lived in Marshall most of his life and was a 1977 graduate of Marshall High School. He was a heavy equipment operator.

Survivors include his companion, Betty Contreras; three children, Rebecca Gilpin, Ruben Contreras Jr. and Joey Contreras; six grandchildren; four sisters, Claudia Hutcherson of Marshall, Gloria Hartung of Slater, Sandra Larsen of Marshall and Gwen Banks of Marshall; four brothers, Robert Janes of Tunas, Ronnie Tennill of Rocheport, Joe Tennill of Edmond, Okla., and Toni Tennill of Ashland; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Donnie Tennill, and stepfather, Kenneth Cross.

Additional information provided per family recompense.