DESOTO COUNTY

Frankie Tull was born Feb. 20, 1946 in Iuka, the daughter of the late Bluford Franklin Weathers and Hester Tigner Westhers. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Selmer, Tenn. Frankie was a homemaker who enjoyed taking care of her family. She departed this life on June 7, 2017 in Selmer at the age of 71 Years, three months, 18 days. She is survived by a daughter, Tracy Vranken and husband Peter of Hernando; three sons: Jack Tull Jr. and wife Darlene of Fort Smith, Ark., Frank Tull and wife Cathy of Southhaven, David Tull of Selmer; three grandchildren: John Wesley Tull, Christina Tull and Ethan Vranken; sister-in-law, Johnnie Blakey; nephew, Ricky Blakey both of Memphis; two nieces, Lisa McDaniel and Tina Gill both of Southhaven. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Tull was preceded in death by her husband, Jackie Ray Tull Sr. and a brother, Bluford Weathers Jr. Services were held on June 10, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Selmer, Tenn., Joey Johnson officiated. Burial followed in the Refuge Cemetery at Bethel Springs, Tenn.erp.m.