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Obituary for Tanya Delores Bohlender (Blair)

Tanya Blair Bohlender, 79, of Franklin, went home to be with Jesus on Sunday, May 14, 2023.

Born in Savannah, GA, she was the daughter of the late Oris Sylvester Blair Sr. and Florastine Hendrix Blair. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Dean Bohlender; sister, Dara Fossitt; and brother, Oris Sylvester Blair, Jr. Tanya was a member of Iotla Baptist Church, and the JOY group at the church. She will be dearly missed by her precious dog, Samson.

She is survived by two daughters, Dara Perelez (Ernesto) of Ozark, AL, and Vanya Parker (Lance) of Franklin, NC; one sister, Annette Bergman of Venice, FL; nine grandchildren; and fourteen great grandchildren. Numerous nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

At this time, there are no local services planned.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Iotla Baptist Church, in memory of Tanya Bohlender.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.