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The Fears Family would like to express sincere gratitude and deep appreciation for the love expressed during the loss of Tanae "Little Mama" Fears.
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Decatur, GA 30030
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“To Peaches and Antwon,
Just remember the love you both shared with Tanae. Tanae will be surely missed. Our prayers are with you.
1 of 32 | Posted by: Ms. Martin and Family
“Tanae was always a sweet dog, I had the fortunate opportunity to see Tanae close to the end. When she could Tanae would get up and greet me when I...Read More »
2 of 32 | Posted by: Doug Jarrett - Loganville, GA
“Happy Birthday to my "Lil Mama".
I love you.
3 of 32 | Posted by: Nic - Step Dad
“To Peaches, Antwan and Nick
In memory of Tanae, who was so special and the most loved pet in our family. I will miss her very much knowing...Read More »
4 of 32 | Posted by: Connie Key - Atlanta, GA - Cousin
“Tanae, I know that you were deeply loved and as well will be deeply missed by your dear mama along with the rest of us, but you lived a wonderful...Read More »
5 of 32 | Posted by: Mikel DeBerry - Lithia Springs, GA
“Hi! My little one, you have been such a memory child. I love u and i want you to know that auntie was so very proud of how you where able to handle...Read More »
6 of 32 | Posted by: ytisra adams - riverdale, GA
“I never had the pleasure of meeting you "Lil Mama" but I have heard so many great things about you from your mom. R.I.P Tanae Fears.
7 of 32 | Posted by: B.Moore - Douglasville, GA
“Tanae had a wonderful and full life with a loving mama.
8 of 32 | Posted by: Karen Martin
“May God continue to Bless you Ms. Pooh. Tanae will be watching over you. She will be missed.
9 of 32 | Posted by: Candy Battle - Capitol Heights, MD
“Tanae Momma, I was so deeply sadden to hear of Tanae's passing. We have shared so many stories about our beloved babies so I know this is probably...Read More »
10 of 32 | Posted by: N. Johnson - Lithia Springs, GA
“I only met you once, just the sweetest angel, you wanted to sit next to me! You have the best momma in the world. Peanut will welcome you as you...Read More »
11 of 32 | Posted by: Tress - vail, CO - friend
“I was scared of you when i first met you but you were sweet!!
12 of 32 | Posted by: Ayanna - portland, OR - friend
“It took me a while to write something its still kinda hard. You were more than a dog you were a member of the family and my lil sis. I use to hold...Read More »
13 of 32 | Posted by: Toine - Morrow, GA - Big brother
“MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND KEEP YOU.
SINCERELY, MS. J
14 of 32 | Posted by: JUANITA WALKER-JOHNSON - ATLANTA, GA
“Although I never met "Lil Mama" , I heard so much about her through her mom.. I could see the hurt in her eyes when she told me about her passing....Read More »
15 of 32 | Posted by: V. Morrison - Mcdonough, GA
“R.I.P Tanae we love you n you will be missed our little angel cause you were a sweet, loving, and obeying young lady for many many yrs :) hugs ang...Read More »
16 of 32 | Posted by: Valisa,Benjamin,Nicole Battle - GA
“Tanae your mother will truly miss you, thank you for being such a wonderful part of her life.
17 of 32 | Posted by: Wanda Yargawon - Rex, GA - Aunt
“She was adorable,I know now that she can never be replace.
18 of 32 | Posted by: S. Greene
I would just like to take the time to THANK YOU as I sit here in tears for being the protector, comforter, and the love of my cousin’s...Read More »
19 of 32 | Posted by: Carmalitha Merriwether - GA
I'm so, so sorry to hear about your lost. I know your heart is missing a piece and always will but remember she is in a much better place...Read More »
20 of 32 | Posted by: G - McDonough, GA - Friend
Im so sorry to hear about Tanae... I know she was very special and meant the world to you. Time heals everything... Im always here...Read More »
21 of 32 | Posted by: Pooh - Atlanta, GA - Friend
“Peaches I'm so sorry to hear about Tanae. I know how much she meant to you and your family.
22 of 32 | Posted by: Mimi Ellis - McDonough, GA
“sorry for your loss--ms. peaches--take it one day at a time
23 of 32 | Posted by: crystal poindexter - gahanna, OH
“I have heard some loving things about this animal that seems human, she just has four legs. I'm sad to hear that she's gone, i'm even sadder for the...Read More »
24 of 32 | Posted by: Alicia - Ellenwood, GA - friend
“I never had the pleasure of meeting Tanae in person but her larger than life personality was felt in every story I heard about her. I cannot imagine...Read More »
25 of 32 | Posted by: Tiffany Preston - Charlotte, NC
“My heart goes out to you because Its a known factor that you loved Tanae more than life she was a part of you. I never knew that they sold ice cream,...Read More »
26 of 32 | Posted by: Deanna Mckenzie - atlanta, GA
“So, sorry for your lost. My God comfort you in your time of sorrow.
27 of 32 | Posted by: Deneka - GA
“Awe, my heat aches, as I read the memorial from fears, me and my husband is very sad, but Tanae is in doggy heaven, having fun playing fetch with God...Read More »
28 of 32 | Posted by: Trammell - GA
“Tenea, I thought you were one of the prettiest dog I had ever seen when I first saw you and I knew your mommy loved you very much. You will be missed...Read More »
29 of 32 | Posted by: Veronica Tucker - Stone Mountain, GA
“Stay strong memories live on. She will always be with us in spirit and in our hearts.
30 of 32 | Posted by: Brother Trent - GA - Brother
I just wanted to say that I love you and I miss you.
We ( Kaos and I ) think about you everyday. We miss
having you in our lives.
...Read More »
32 of 32 | Posted by: Nic - Hapeville, GA - Step Dad
Tanae was born January 14, 1996 and from the day I laid eyes on her, I knew she was going to be a handful. At two weeks old, she was the first of eight to open her eyes and the one of eight to capture my heart.
Tanae was very easy to train. Her high-level of intelligence ranged from learning to verbally respond to my commands and included her learning the property line of our home without any visual markers as not to go into the neighbor's yard.
She was a typical puppy often talking back after being chastised and yes, chewing on things. I remember the day she chewed up one of her brother Antoine's games, he tried to discipline her only to have Tanae slowly turn her head away as if to say "Toine please, you get fussed at by mama just like I do, get out of my face."
With each passing moment of every day, month or year she and I became closer and closer. Tanae became a part of me that only my heart can describe. She was my companion, my smile my best friend, my protector. About four years ago, Tanae began to "cling" to me. She wouldn't leave my side for any reason. I would ask her "Why are you clinging to me like this?" Shortly thereafter, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. She was always there with those big, beautiful eyes comforting me all the way.
Over the past several months, Tanae's health began to deteriorate. She could no longer hear, she was slowly losing her sight, and her legs were weakening - limiting her ability to walk. On December 19, 2011, after multiple seizures, I looked at her face and her eyes sadly spoke to me saying "Mama, I can't go any farther" so I had to let her go. It's been said you will know when it's time to let go, and that is so true, but I never anticipated how hard it would be to do so.
Tanae, I was lucky to have been there the day you were born – and I would like to thank you for the 16 years of comfort, protection, laughter and unconditional love you have brought to my life. You will be missed more than you will ever know.
I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU! - Mama