Virginia Franks Lutrell

April 12, 1931April 12, 2019

Virginia Franks Lutrell, age 88, of Bartlett, Tennessee passed away on Friday April 12, 2019. Virginia was born on April 12, 1931 in Savannah, TN to Craig and Emma Johnson Franks. She was united in marriage to Floyd Lutrell on July 14, 1951 and moved to Memphis, TN.

Virginia retired from the Social Security Administration in 1987. She was a member of Holland Creek Methodist Church in Savannah, TN and attended Jackson Avenue Methodist Church in Memphis, TN from 1951 until 2013.

Virginia is survived by her husband, Floyd Lutrell, her son, Donald Lutrell, her daughter, Kay Yewell (Mike), her granddaughters, Amanda Hargrove (Matt) and Laura Hassler (Josh), and her great grandsons, Ethan and Caleb Hargrove and Joshua and Eli Hassler. She is preceded in death by her brother, George Norman Franks.

Over the past 67 years, Virginia and Floyd enjoyed always going home to Savannah to be with relatives and friends. She always put family first and in recent years the 4 great grandsons were a great joy to her and Floyd.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Monday, April 15, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens with a funeral to follow, 3700 North Germantown Parkway, Bartlett, TN 38133. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at the Johnson Cemetery in Savannah, TN 11:30 AM.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Lutrell family.


  • Floyd Lutrell, Husband
  • Donald Lutrell, Son
  • Kay Yewell (Mike), Daughter
  • Amanda Hargrove (Matt), Granddaughter
  • Laura Hassler (Josh), Granddaughter
  • Ethan Hargrove, Great Grandson
  • Caleb Hargrove, Great Grandson
  • Joshua Hassler, Great Grandson
  • Eli Hassler, Great Grandson
  • She is preceded in death by her parents, Craig and Emma Johnson Franks and her brother, George Norman Franks.


  • Gathering of Friends and Family Monday, April 15, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, April 15, 2019
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Virginia Franks Lutrell

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Tony Neill

April 12, 2019

So sorry