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October 6, 2013

Inis K. (Friedley) Tankisley, 90; New Albany

A funeral service for Inis K. (Friedley) Tankisley, 90, New Albany, will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at the Oak Street Chapel of Seabrook, Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes, New Albany, with burial in New Albany National Cemetery. She died Saturday at Lincoln Hills Health Center, New Albany. 

Inis was born Dec. 25, 1922, in Harrison County, Ind., to Harve and Florence (Moyers) Friedley. She was a longtime member of Christ Communty Church, New Albany. She was a former employee of the old H.A. Seinsheimers Co. and retired as a nurse’s assistant from Green Valley Care Center, New Albany. 

Survivors include sons, Charles Tankisley and his wife, Linda, New Albany, and Ricky Tankisley, New Albany; a daughter, Linda Tankisley, Lanesville; a sister, Effie Faith, New Albany; three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Granville P. Tankisley; her parents; a brother, Paul Friedley; and a sister, Bernice Wiseman. 

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. 

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