Mr. Marvin Eugene Tenney

Mr. Marvin Eugene Tenney, 73, passed away on June 14, 2013 at his home in Newnan GA. He was born in Coweta county to the late Steve and Frances Tenney.

Marvin was a carpenter and a locksmith for many years. He is survived by his wife, Mattie Tenney; and daughters, Lisa and her husband J.T. Watson of Newnan, Julie Tenney of Newnan, Amy and her husband Craig Adams of Newnan, and Jamie and her husband Billy Waldroup of Newnan.

He is also survived by his brother, William Tenney and his wife Betty of Newnan, and his two sisters, Mamie Tenney of Luthersville and Lavonia and her husband Jimmy Sellers of Union Point. Mr. Tenney is also survived by his grandchildren, great-grandchildren and his nieces and nephews.

Mr. Tenney was preceded in death by his sister, Edna Crocker, and brothers, Jackie Tenney and Ronald Tenney.

Special thanks to Gentiva Hospice. In lieu of flowers the family would like donations made to Gentiva Hospice Foundation, 2525 Hwy. 34, Newnan, GA 30265.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 16 from 6 until 8 p.m. at McKoon Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 17 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home with Pastor Ferron Payton officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.mckoon.com .

McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA, 30263, 770-253-4580.



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