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  • Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Oscars Mortuary
  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    I am sorry for your loss, please accept my sincere condolences. I hope the family will find some comfort and strength in Jesus promise of the earthly resurrection(Acts 24:15)and the renewed Paradise earth, where death will be no more and no family will mourn the death of a loved one.-Revelation 21:3,4;John 5:28,29;Luke 23:43. may GOD(Psalms 83:18)grant you peace and comfort now, during this grievous time.-Matthew 5:4.
    ~ M Jones   New Bern, NC
  • Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    RIP Ken you will be truly missed.
    ~ Karen Squires   New Bern, NC
  • Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    RIP Ken you will be truly missed.
    ~ Karen Squires   New Bern, NC
  • Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    Dear dad love you from kiyonna
    ~ Kiyonna Tankson   Savannah, GA
  • Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    RIP. My baby that was born on my Birthday. I will Forever Miss You. You left me young, & I will never see you again. Talking to you the other seems so unreal. I love you always & forever. Your Big sister/Cousin/Mama Pooh Pie
    ~ Antonia (Pie) Smith (Tankson)   Chicago, IL
  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    I will truly miss you. I love you with all my heart & soul. Rest in Paradise. Tell Katrina & Queen Bea I said Hello & I love them. Until we meet again.
    ~ Antonia Smith (Tankson)   Chicago, IL
  • Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    RIP. My baby that was born on my Birthday. I will Forever Miss You. You left me young, & I will never see you again. Talking to you the other seems so unreal. I love you always & forever. Your Big sister/Cousin/Mama Pooh Pie
    ~ Antonia (Pie) Smith (Tankson)   Chicago, IL
  • Monday, May 15, 2017
    We are praying, knowing that God is more than able to help you all at this difficult time of your loss. Praying that you know that Jesus is an presence help in the time of trouble. Psalms 23 - The Lord is your Sherperd Keyes~ Tankson
    ~ Keyes Tankson   Havelock, NC
    
Kenneth Tankson
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Kenneth Antoine Tankson, 40, 1124 Church St. died Saturday, May 6, 2017 at CarolinaEast Medical Center .

His service is Noon, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Oscar's Memorial Chapel.

He is survived by his wife, Whittney Tankson;  parents,  Anthony E. Tankson and Thelma Tankson; step-parent, Flora Tankson; children Kentrasia, Kiyonna, Ni'Asia  Kassidi,  Ken'shawn, Na'quan, Ky-meir, Messiah; his brother, Kelvin Purdie, Sr.