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Tamella "Tami" (Prater) Sellers

July 4, 1958 ~ September 20, 2023 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Tamella Sellers Obituary

It is with deep sadness to announce the passing of our beloved Tamella (Tami) Sellers, 65, who left us on September 20, 2023. Tami was born on July 4, 1958 to parents William and Mary Lou Fryman Prater in Boardman, Ohio. She was a graduate of Boardman High School and a lifelong resident.

Tami enjoyed traveling in her RV to visit and spend time with family and friends as well as spending time on the beach, reading online novels, and watching reruns on TV, but most of all she loved spending time with her husband of 32 years, Jeffrey and their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

During her life, Tami worked as a Manager for Arby’s, Eat-N-Park and also worked at USIS. She is survived by her husband, Jeffrey Sellers, four children; Diane (Randy) Diorio, Jeffrey (Lucia) Leitheisier, Matthew (Allissa) Sellers and Michael

(Jessica) Sellers, eight grandchildren; Brittney, Dylan, Kaylee, Barbara, Ivanna, Camilla, Zachary and Ashlyn, two great grandchildren, Jeremiah and Jacob, a sister, Candi, a brother, Randy, her loving dog, Mandy and many extended family members and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, William and Mary Lou Prater.

Per Tami’s wishes, there will be no services. Condolences can be made online at



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