Tanya Worthen Wynn, 44
by Halei Lamb | July 25, 2018 4:52 pm
Funeral services for Tanya “Mooshie” Worthen Wynn, 44, of Swainsboro were held Saturday, July 21, 2018, at 2 p.m. at the Swainsboro City Auditorium with Bishop Willie Freeman officiating. Interment followed in the Swainsboro City Cemetery. She died Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Savannah following an extended illness.
Mrs. Tanya Worthen Wynn was born in Emanuel County on November 8, 1973, to William James and Joann Worthen. She was educated in the Emanuel County School system. A member of the Church of Christ, Wynn enjoyed cooking, painting, singing, interior design, and hair styling. She was also the former lead singer of gospel group, The Uplifted Voices, and loved sunflowers. On September 30, 2000, Wynn was joined in holy matrimony to Milton Wynn, and to this union two children were born. She will will truly be missed by those who knew and loved her. Wynn was preceded in death by her parents and infant son, Milton Wynn Jr.
Survivors include her loving and devoted husband, Milton Wynn; three daughters, Janqueta Worthen Rainey, Alexia Malaysia Wynn, and Shakquita Wynn Parker of Milwaukee, WI; two sons, Kenneth Bernard Gillis Jr. and Milton Ozea Vanzell Wynn of Atlanta; five sisters, Diane Rountree of Tampa, Florida, Sherrod David, Verna Worthen, Cynthia Williams, and Carla Worthen; ten brothers, Bill Worthen of Louisville, Jerrill Riddles, Arthur Riddles, both of Atlanta, Lamar Franklin, Vernell Worthen, Antonio Worthen, Alex Worthen, Telly Worthen, Wesley Worthen, and Clifton Worthen; seven grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
Pallbearers were Telly Worthen, Tony Worthen, Wesley Worthen, Alphonso Wynn, Raymon Wynn, and Hosea Wynn.
Mosley’s Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.