Hilda Martha Jane Tuttle 1931 - 2006
Funeral services for Hilda Martha Jane Tuttle, 74, Eudora, will be at 7 p.m. today at Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Eudora Chapel. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Graves Cemetery in Delaware, Ark.Mrs. Tuttle died Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2006, at her home. She was born Sept. 20, 1931, in Delaware, Ark., the daughter of Ira O. and Linne Whitecotton Deeds. Mrs. Tuttle was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Lenexa.She married Marlin W. Tuttle on July 23, 1949, in Manila, Ark. He died Feb. 4, 1997.Survivors include a son, Jack Tuttle, Eudora; five daughters, Debbie Wilburn, Vicky Tuttle, Cynthia Born and husband John, Marilyn Tuttle and Paula Jones and husband Matthew, all of Eudora; two brothers, Sherman Deeds, Keiser, Ark., and LeRoy Deeds, Fort Smith, Ark., 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. A son, Jerry M. Tuttle, died Oct. 12, 1988; daughters Linda C. Tuttle died Feb. 23, 1997, and Nelda L. Tuttle died July 2, 1998.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the mortuary.