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“The loss of Tessie Lane is a great one!!...sending prayers to our Lord God that He will hold all of your hearts in His everlasting arms of love and...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Ray and Barbara McBride - WV

“It is so hard for me to put into words how much Tessie means to me. She was always there for me and she touched my heart like no one else. I'm...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Jackie Clark - charleston, WV

“I know Tessie was such an important person to so many people. Although I had not seen her recently, I did often remember her kindness, support, and...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Harkins Hoffman - WV

“melody & tommy , we are truely sorry for loss of tessy , she was a good friend. may the lord bless all of you. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: ellen, susan , roger taylors - WV

“She was a huge part of my childhood I will never forget. Our hearts and thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time, especially...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Diana Salyers - Staunton, VA

“To be absent from the earth is to be present with God, In Remembering this Godly Women, She was faithful to her Church and Church Family. And a great...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Brother Jac Breeden - Charleston, WV


Tessie Menninger Lane 76 of Charleston went home to be with the Lord February 12, 2016 after a sudden illness.
She was former owner/operator of Mr. Donut, Patrick Street and a longtime member of North Charleston Apostolic Church.
Tessie was preceded in death by her husband Virgil Menninger, parents, 2 brothers and 2 sisters and niece Drema Morrison.
Survivors include her husband Lewis Lane of Charleston; nephew, Thomas McDonald; niece Melody McHomitch and great niece; Megan McHomitch, whom she raised as her own children; sister, Helen Diaz; brother-in-law, Bill Diaz; nieces, Becky Hundley, Sara Pittman and Kim Tucker; nephew, Ivan Bruce that loved her as more than an aunt; 15 great nieces and nephews and her beloved dog Sam.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday March 1, 2016 at North Charleston Apostolic Church with Pastor Anthony Moss officiating. Cremation will follow services. Visitation with the family will be Monday February 29, 2016 from 6 to 8 PM and one hour prior to services at the church.
Memorial donation may be made to North Charleston Apostolic Church Building Fund, 2400 6th Avenue, Charleston, WV 25387.
The family will accept online condolences at: cpjfuneralhome.com
Cunningham-Parker-Johnson Funeral Home is serving the Lane Family.