Frances Hale Tatum
March 10, 1930 - September 26, 2020
Frances Hale Tatum, 90, of Trenton, GA, passed away on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at her home.

Frances was born March 10, 1930 to the late John & Ruth Woodyard Hale. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be dearly missed. Frances was an avid gardener who loved to be outdoors. She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Bill Tatum, & loving aunt, Virginia Smith.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Pam (Danny) Hibbs of Trenton, GA, Vicki (Mickey) Ridge of Rising Fawn, GA, Elizabeth (Tony) Jones of Trenton, GA; son, Steve (Kristie) Tatum of Trenton, GA; grandchildren, Jonathan Hibbs, Emily (Colt) Drouillard, Michael (Sheri) Ridge, Will Tatum, & Christopher (Rachel) Tatum; several great-grandchildren and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be held Monday, September 28th at 3:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. David Harr officiating. Interment will follow in Lake Hills Memorial Gardens.

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The family will receive friends Monday from 2:00 p.m. until the service hour at Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory, Trenton, GA.


Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory
11415 S Main St
Trenton, GA 30752
(706) 657-7525


Lake Hills Memorial Gardens
206 Lake Hills Dr
Trenton, GA 30752