My question is Why is Granny called Granny Weatherall? I just want to know why Weatherall

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gbeatty eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The literal answer is, that's her name.
The symbolic answer is, the author named her that because she "weather" all—she's been through a lot, survives a lot, is still standing, etc.

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