James Mitchell Tull Sr.


Mr. James Mitchell Tull Sr., 69, of Onancock, departed this life Friday, April 8, 2022, at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News.

Born in Atlantic, James was the beloved son of the late Hollis and Nettie Tull. “Mitchell,” as he was affectionately known, was educated in the public schools of Accomack County and was a graduate of Atlantic High School. Upon graduation, he entered the workforce and worked in several industries that include Campbell Soup and Golden Pride. His last employment was with Perdue Farms. He dedicated 40 years of service before his retirement.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 16, 2022, at the chapel of Cooper & Humbles Funeral Co., Accomac, with the Rev. Harvey Davis Sr. officiating. Interment was in the Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery, Atlantic.

Left to cherish his fond memories: his wife of 36 years, Marsha Tull; children, Tamala Tull, Nakisha Strand, Dontray Tull, Dwayne Tull, and James M. Tull Jr.; 19 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one godson, Malaci Madre; one foster daughter, Latanya Walker; sisters, Terry Seymour, Nettie Mae Laws, and Vanessa T. Drummond; two uncles; three aunts; four brothers-in-law; five sisters-in-law; special friends, Angela Upshur and Ronald Bailey; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Arrangements are by the Cooper & Humbles Funeral Co., Accomac.

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