James Lavonne Tienter, Jr., 63, went home to be with his Heavenly Father May 3, 2019 surrounded by friends and love ones. James was born in Minneapolis, Minn., Oct. 27, 1955 to James Lavonne Tienter, Sr. and Shirley Robbins Tienter.
James served in the U.S. Army and was a laborer by trade.
James was preceded in death by his father James Lavonne Tienter, Sr., stepfather John Christeson, uncle dad Robert Goin, grandparents Donald and Irma Tienter and George and Pearl Robbins and niece Jerusha Tucker.
He is survived by his mother Shirley Christeson of Potosi, Mo., auntie mom Pearl Goin of Eustace, sons Zach Tienter of Gun Barrel City and Joey Pina and wife Leigh Ann of Garland, brothers Joe Tienter and wife Kathy of Carrollton, Brian and Melvin Christeson of Potosi, Mo., and John Christeson and wife Laura of Park Hills, Mo., sisters Jackie Willcult of Russellville, Ark., and Jennie Tucker and husband Randy of Potosi, Mo., grandsons Clayson and Caleb Pina of Garland, special friend Cindy Cliffton of Mabank, nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members and friends who will miss him very much.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.