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Tamara (Tammy) Cheney Minatra, age 56, of Corsicana, Texas dies peacefully on Wednesday February 13, 2019 at Providence Hospital in Waco, Texas. Tammy was born on April 29, 1962 in Aberdeen, Maryland to Nelson and Gloria Cheney.
     Tammy enjoyed being at home with her husband and all her pets that she loved so much. Those pets brought her so much joy.
    Preceded in death by her father, Rev. Nelson W. Cheney III.
Survivors include her husband, Billy Jack Minatra. Two children and their spouses, Joey Lewis and wife Destiny and Amanda Rocha and her husband Eric. Six grandchildren: Lilo, JuJu, Jr, and Ford Lewis; and Ethan and Emery Rocha. Her mother, Gloria E. Cheney. Four siblings and their Spouses Nelson Cheney and wife Betty, Brian Cheney and wife Grace, Tracy Miller and husband Ian, and Michelle (Micki) Valadez and husband Isaac. Many nieces and nephews and many Aunts and Uncles. All of these she loved and touched deeply.
   As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to Westlawn Baptist Church, IHO Tammy Minatra. PO Box 5726 Texarkana, Texas 75505. C/O Brother Steve Reeves.

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