May 2, 1936-April 19, 2017 On April 19,2017, Ben's earthly journey ended and the Lord took him safely home to heaven. Ben was raised in Jackson, Mississippi , graduated from Central High School and The University of Southern Mississippi. After moving to Birmingham he met and married Sylvia Nix on October 17, 1959 at Woodlawn Methodist Church. Ben's greatest love was for his family . They resided in Madison , Mississippi. He is survived by his wife of 57 years Sylvia Nix Tullos, Children: Karen Masterson, Ben H Tullos Jr. (Rhonda), Evan Tullos (Stephanie) Seven Grandchildren ,Brother Jon (Charlotte) Tullos. Many nieces and nephews. Family members who predeceased Ben are his parents Marshall and Evelyn Tullos, Brother- David Tullos(Bettie); one grandchild Rachel Tullos, daughter of Ben and Rhonda Tullos. Also, Sylvia's parents George and Evelyn Nix. Ben is also survived by his brother-in-law Jack Nix and sister-in-law Nita Nix Yarbrough (Russell )along with their children and grandchildren. We give thanks for the his many friends and also give thanks and praise for every member of Grace Bible Church who so faithfully prayed for Ben through his many days of illness. A graveside service will be at 11:00 AM Saturday at Forest Hill Cemetery in Birmingham, Al.
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