Tanner Stover

Jul 19, 2017 From staff reports

Tanner Stover of Riverton died Friday, July 14, 2017. He was 21 years old.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Davis Funeral Home.

Tanner Daniel Stover was born Sept. 18, 1995, in Riverton, to Philip Daniel and Francine M. (Lanier) Stover. He grew up in the Pavillion area and was a 2014 graduate of Wind River High School.

He was a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and had worked at the Iron Works Gym for the last two years.

He enjoyed weight lifting and participating in body building competitions, loved teaching others body building and weight lifting, street racing, hiking, and was a freelance photographer.

He is survived by his mother, Francine Lanier; father, Philip Stover; step-father, Van Johnson; brothers Samuel C. Stover of Jacksonville, N.C., and Garret R. Stover of Riverton; sister, Marissa E. Stover of Atmore, Alabama; great-grandmother, Marjorie Meyer of Casper; grandmother, Alta Carlson of Seneca Falls, New York; and step-grandmother, Patricia Johnson.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Philip L. Stover; great-grandfather, Samuel W. Stover; grandparents Elaine and Franklin Lanier; and aunt, Amanda Rodgers.

Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home (

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