OBITUARY: Lancer Dewayne Tisdale


Lancer Dewayne Tisdale, age 54 of Lebanon passed away Friday, September 1, 2023 in Summit Medical Center.

He is preceded in death by his mothers, Betty Jane Arp & Alice Faye (Pat) Tisdale; mother of his sons, Heather Michelle Emslie Tisdale; paternal grandparents, Hobart Tisdale & Martha Jane Tisdale; maternal grandparents, Clifford D. Bailey & Verna Bailey; brother-in-law, Joe Wright; grandmother, Mary Fleming.

Lance Is survived by his wife of 6 years, Amanda Nicole Tisdale; daughter, Madisen Brooke (Blake) Wells; sons, Mason Dewayne Tisdale & Morgan Skyler Tisdale; step-sons, John Roberts, David Polk & Brendan Polk; granddaughter, Oaklynn Polk; father, Bobby Tisdale; step-father, Eddie (Yvonne) DeLeon; father & mother-in-law, James & Brenda Smith; sisters, Verna Estelle Tisdale (Marin) Garcia, Bobbie Ann Tisdale, Caroline Lynn Wright, D. Maria (Alonzo) Ibarra; brothers, Wesley DeLeon & Joseph DeLeon; nieces, Heather Schultz (Curt) Wilkerson, Nikki Wright, Belen (Emmitt) Mckenzie & Diana Wright; great nieces, Savannah Wilkerson & Lila Jewel Hearn; brothers-in-law, James (Aimee) Hartley, Jeremiah (Bree Payne) Hartley; special family member, Janice Wilkerson.

Lance was a 1987 graduate of Lebanon High School, and a member of Life Church where he served as an usher. He was very passionate about his job with Chairman’s Foods LLC, where he worked as a Safety Coordinator & Inventory Specialist. He will be sorely missed by his loving family & friends.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 5, 2023, 4-7 p.m. & Wednesday, September 6th, 10:00 a.m. until funeral service at 11:00 a.m. at The Christian Life Chapel, 105 Holloway Dr, Lebanon, TN 37087.
Pastor David Calhoun will officiate the service. Interment, Cedar Grove Cemetery. Active pallbearers, Curt Wilkerson, Chris “Buford” Matthews, Tim Filson, Scott Filson, Alonzo Ibarra, & Marin Garcia.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Lance’s memory too, The Nashville Dream Center, P.O. Box 290395, Nashville, TN 37229.

PARTLOW FUNERAL CHAPEL (615) 444-7007 OBITUARY LINE (615) 444-7700.


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