Tonya Lynn Pender, 65, of Cape Girardeau, MO passed away July 6, 2018. She was born August 28, 1952 in Fort Smith, AR to Robert and Iletha Cockrell. She was a homemaker that loved keeping her grandchildren. Survivors include her husband: Marlin Pender of Cape Girardeau, MO; daughters: Kristy Cain (Lee Malone) of Blytheville, AR and Leighann Ludolph (Mike Sullivan) of Cape Girardeau, MO; grandchildren: Harley Grimes (Hannah Beth), Justin Day (Trinity), Lane Golemon (Peace), Riley Cain (Mary Claire) and Olivia Green; sisters: Angie Blaylock (Phillip Fleming) of Osceola and Robyn Davison of Alexandria, LA; father: Robert Cockrell of Alexandria, LA; and nieces: Nonnie Blaylock and Courtney Cothern. She was preceded in death by her mother Iletha Cockrell and her best friend Cathy Brewer.