Violet Pratt (Tumlin)

August 3, 1923January 9, 2019

Violet Pratt (Tumlin) 1923 - 2019 Violet Pratt, given name Violet Adeline Franklin was born August 3rd 1923 and was raised in Kansas City Missouri.

She worked in the nursing & healthcare field for over 50 years, eventually retiring from Research Medical Center. In those years, being a wife, a single mother, and a reverend for the Lord.

An accomplished musician and songwriter of gospel music she loved the lord Jesus, she was a true servant of the Lord, she loved baking with her grandkids and sewing for whoever needed it. Having 7 children Shirley Love, Janet Olivia, James Humphreys, Cindy Barrett, Charlene Tolly, Mark Tumlin, and 15 grandchildren; Billy,Anthony,Mitchel Bone Cassie Roe, Becky Cortes,Martha O’Riley,Timothy Olivia ,David Olivia,Daniel Olivia,Cindy Humphreys, Justin & Melissa Barrett, Jason Blakey, 21greatgrandchildren Jason Blakey Jr. Alexis Blakey, Jonathan Roe Hanna Roe, Naomi Sophie, Michael, Nehmiah Cortes Gloria, David Jr.,Joey,Leora,Alexis, Elijah Olivia. Kaitlynne Kelly Olivia Mason & Angie Olivia 7 great great grand children.

Jesus said unto her i am the resurrection and life ,he that believeth in me though he be dead .yet shall he live. John11:25


  • Visitation Wednesday, January 23, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 23, 2019
  • Graveside Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Violet Pratt (Tumlin)

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Cassandra Roe

January 22, 2019

So many wonderful memories of singing with grandma! I loved her many songs! She also made alot of christmases so special! Best of all ....she gave me my wonderful mother...Janet Oliva. ...who met her at heavens gate.RIP grandma
I love you. Cassie