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Stephanie Viola Tennell

   Stephanie Viola Tennell, 50, of Fort Worth, died on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 in Fort Worth. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015 at the Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Norris Thomas officiating. Interment will follow at the Crowell Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home of Vernon.
   Tennell was born on March 24, 1964 in Crowell. She was the daughter of the late Milton Tennell and the late Ethel B. Henry. She had been a nurse for over 20 years, working at nursing homes in the Fort Worth area.
   Survivors are two daughters, Temesia Harper of Dallas and Schamaro Tennell of Fort Worth; six siblings, Shirley Crawford of Vernon, Jessie Henry of Lubbock, Perry Lee Henry of Wichita Falls, Doris Jean Fields of Houston, Florence Cooper Jr. of Oakland, Calif., and Carolyn Booker of Vernon; five grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
   She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, David Cooper, and Milton Lewis Henry.
   Pallbearers will be James Swearengin, Johnny Lewis, Marcus Abernathy, Michael Lane, Darrell Lane and Jason Jackson.
   Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 at Sullivan Funeral Home in Vernon.
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