Frankie Marilyn Tennant

March 14, 1936 - May 22, 2021

Frankie Marilyn Tennant, 85, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away May 22, 2021, at Ravenswood Care Center.

She was born on March 14, 1936, in Fairview, WV, a daughter of the late Roy Dale and Mary G. Darrah Kirkpatrick.

Frankie was a member of the Ravenswood Church of Christ and a former Sunday School Teacher. She was affectionately known as MatMaw and Grams by her grandchildren.

Frankie is survived by her sons, Michael Tennant and wife Janis of St. Petersburg, FL and Joseph Tennant of Ravenswood, WV; 4 grandchildren, Jason, Bradley (Laura), Kurt, and Amber (Weston); 2 sisters, Christine (Jim) Robison and Diana (Ed) Keller; and brother, Roy (Thelma) Kirkpatrick.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jimmy on July 25, 2000, and her sister, Marjorie.

Friends may visit with the family, Wednesday, May 26, 2021 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, WV. The funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 12:00pm for a graveside funeral service at Ravenswood Cemetery. Evangelists Eddie Stewart and Richard Jones will officiate.

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