Thelma Mae Tiner

Thelma Mae Tiner, 95, of DeValls Bluff, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2023 at Baptist Medical Center in North Little Rock.  She was born August 18, 1928 in Caro, Oklahoma to Preston and Hettie Woods Martin.  Thelma worked for Van Heusen Shirt Factory for over 40 years before her retirement, and she was a member of the First Baptist Church in DeValls Bluff.

Thelma was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herman Ray Tiner; her siblings, Bobby, Preston, Gladys, Christine, Jean and Helen; daughter-in-law, Sharon Kay Tiner and son-in-law, Oscar Dawes.  She is survived by her children, James Ray Tiner of Cocoa Beach, Florida, Barbara Hutchins and husband, Jimmy of DeValls Bluff, Mark Tiner (Tiffany) and Cathy Tiner of DeValls Bluff; sisters; Shirley Matlock of Texas and Faye Boykin of California; 7 grandchildren, Kim, Jaime, Cindy, Michael, Carrie, Dustin, Mollie and Hunter; 11 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren, and a special friend, Ruthie Metcalf.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M., Saturday, January 13, 2024 at the First Baptist Church in DeValls Bluff with visitation from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. prior to the service.  Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in De Valls Bluff.

The family would like to extend their appreciation to Maple Healthcare and Springhill Baptist Hospital for the wonderful care given to our mother and grandmother.

9 thoughts on “Thelma Mae Tiner”

  1. Judy Bates Warren

    I’m so sorry to hear this. Your momma is a sweet lady. She helped my momma, a lot, when they were roomies! Prayers for you all!

  2. One of the sweetest ladies I’ve ever known. She loved her family so much. Prayers for your family.
    Love Penny

  3. So very sorry. I worked with Mrs Tiner at Farris Fashions many years ago, she was such a sweet lady. Prayers for you all!

  4. So saddened to hear of the passing of Ms. Thelma. She was in 1st grade with my mom in Boles, Arkansas….. and my mom always talked of what great friends they were.
    May GOD wrap HIS loving arms around you all and give you peace and comfort.

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