Celebrating the life of

Marilyn Steadwell Tullis

May 27, 1932 - March 24, 2020

Marilyn Steadwell Tullis

Marilyn Steadwell Tullis joined her beloved husband, Henry Durant "Dee" Tullis, Jr. in heaven on the morning of March 24, 2020. She died peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones. She was 87.

Marilyn leaves her children: Maree Lynn Tullis Grabe (Hendrik) of Atlanta, T. Leigh Tullis of Savannah, and Henry D. Tullis, III (E'Lane) of Atlanta. She also leaves her grandchildren: Jessica L. Johnson (John) of Savannah, Lieutenant Henry D. Tullis IV (SWO) of Bahrain, and Katherine R. Tullis of Atlanta.

Due to current circumstances, a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Burial will be private.

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Dear Leigh and family, I was very sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing, I know your fond memories of her will be a great comfort to you. My thoughts and prayers are with y’all at this sad time! Sincerely,Lisa Linton

- Lisa Linton , Tybee Island, Ga

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. We are so sorry to read of your mom's passing. God Bless!

- Bruce & Patti Pharis, Irmo, South Carolina

I am so sorry for your loss. I have great memories of your mom and dad. They are together smiling down on you all. Prayers to all during this difficult time. You are not alone.

- Sandy Dyess, Savannah, GA

Sorry for the loss of your mother. My parents and and your parents played golf at SGC often. I was able to play with them a few times. Praying for you all.

- Leo Story, Richmond Hill, Ga

So sorry to hear about Marilyn’s passing. You have my deepest sympathy... We always enjoyed playing golf with Marilyn and Dee in our couple’s golf group at Savannah Golf Club. Prayers and Blessings.

- Marie Ferdinandsen Ursprung , Savannah, GA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel

  • A Celebration of Life Will Be held at a later date