Benjamin Jethro Tanner Jr.

Published 10:17 pm Monday, January 8, 2018

Benjamin Jethro Tanner Jr., of South Quay Road, Suffolk, died on Jan. 2, 2018, in his home. A service honoring his spirit will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at East End Church of God, 410 East St., Franklin, with Pastor Ralph Richardson III delivering the eulogy; Bishop S.D. Willis is the host pastor. The committal and benediction will be held in Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the ALS Association, 8100 Three Chopt Road, Suite 147, Richmond, VA 23229. A traditional service with dignity will be conducted by Wm. M. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home Inc., 224 S. Main St. Please share your condolences with the family at

Email newsletter signup