Smith, Luttrell, Belz support Methodist purchase of Saint Francis hospitals

By , Guest Columnist Published: February 01, 2020 4:05 AM CT

The CEO of FedEx Corp., the chairman of Belz Enterprises and a former Shelby County sheriff and mayor weigh in on the Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare plan to take over the two Saint Francis hospitals in the area. 


Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett Saint Francis Hospital Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare Frederick W. Smith Jack Belz Mark Luttrell

Frederick W. Smith

Frederick W. Smith is the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of FedEx Corp.

Mark Luttrell

Mark Luttrell Jr. is a former two-term Shelby County sheriff (2002-2010) and former two-term Shelby County mayor  (2010-2018)

Jack A. Belz

Jack A. Belz is founder and chairman of Belz Enterprises.


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