Mr. Cecil Bertrand Tanner of 512 Shattuck Street, Taft, succumbed Sunday evening. Mr. Tanner was born September 13, 1905, in Barlow, Kentucky. He had been a resident of Taft for the past twenty-eight years. Mr. Tanner, self-employed in a contract welding business, had been a member of the Taft Elks Lodge Number 1527 for many years. The Lodge will conduct the funeral services Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock. George Steinmetz of Taft Elks Lodge, will officiate at the services. Interment will follow in the West Side Cemetery. Mr. Tanner is survived by his widow, Bernice Varner Tanner; two daughters, Mrs. Ronald Ziel, Mojave and Miss Jo Anne Tanner of Taft; one son, Raymond of Taft; one grandchild and on sister, Mrs. William Harper of Detroit, Mich.