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Tanisha Resheta Spearman

October 17, 1981 ~ November 24, 2019 (age 38)

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Tanisha Rasheta Spearman was born to Geraldine Breece and Donnell Brooks on October 17, 1981, in Fayetteville, North Carolina. In 1991, Dwight and Geraldine Breece moved to Birmingham, Alabama, where she was raised with her two siblings.
She attended Barrett Elementary, Banks Middle School, and Woodlawn High School where she graduated in May of 2001. She also attended Jefferson State Community College. 

Tanisha attended Monument of Love Christian Life Ministry, where she was baptized and acknowledged Christ as her Lord and Savior. Tanisha was a very hardworking woman and strongly believed in taking care of her five kids. She began her career at Taco Bell during her high school years at the age of sixteen. She left for four years and started a career with Sam’s. She later returned to Taco Bell as a General Manager, giving her a total of fourteen years. 

Tanisha was the life of every party and always kept a smile on her face. She was Alabama’s biggest fan. Roll Tide!! 

Tanisha is preceded in death by her brother Demontae Spearman, her grandmother Clara L. Spearman and very special cousin Shenika Rhone.

She leaves to cherish her memories her mother: Geraldine (Dwight) Breece; her father: Donnell Brooks; her three sons: Montavius Spearman, Clifton Greene, Jr. and Christian Greene; her two daughters: Monique Spearman and Dionna Greene; one granddaughter: Serenity Spearman; a special friend of sixteen years: Clifton Greene; grandmother: Charlotte Brooks; one sister: La’Shonda (Jarrod) Eatmon; one brother: David Spearman; three nieces: LaKisha and Jaineka Spearman and Kinya Burrell; two nephews: Jashon   Spearman and David Frazier; two great-nieces: Zhane Powell and Alessia Burrell; a very special aunt: Brenda Spearman; a bonus sister: Chiquita white; a host of cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.


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December 6, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dante Jelks Funeral Home LLC.
4904 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35222

Funeral Service
December 7, 2019

11:00 AM
Monument of Love Christian Life Ministry
60 Roebuck Drive
Birmingham, AL 35215

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