Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Florine Ferguson Tuttle, 82, of Summerville, widow of Wilford L. “Jim” Tuttle, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2012 at her daughter’s residence.
Visitation was held Saturday, October 6, 2012 from 6 until 8 o’clock at the funeral home. Funeral service was held Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 2 o’clock at Stallsville United Methodist Church, Summerville. Entombment will follow at Dorchester Memory Gardens, Summerville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Stallsville United Methodist Church, 255 Stallsville Road, Summerville, SC 29485 or Piedmont Hospice, 501-A DeAnna Lane, Wando, SC 29492.
Mrs. Tuttle was born August 14, 1930 in Dorchester, daughter of the late Daniel and Annie Bell Tuttle Ferguson. She was a graduate of Ridgeville High School. She enjoyed quilting, canning, cooking and gardening. Her grandchildren were the light of her life and she enjoyed spending time with them. She was a member of Stallsville United Methodist Church and the Lena McCarthy Women’s Circle. She retired as manager from Ben Franklin Five & Dime Variety Store after 13 years.
Surviving are: one daughter: Linda T. Allan (Mike) of Summerville, SC, three sons: W. Legare Tuttle, Jr. (Doris) of Summerville, Thomas D. “Tommy” Tuttle of Summerville and William H. Tuttle (Terry) of Givhans, SC, eight grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and her companion of 25 years: Joseph Myers. She was predeceased by two brothers and three sisters.
The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Piedmont Hospice for all their love and compassion during this time.
A memorial message may be written to the family by visiting our website at www.jamesadyal.com.
Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home, 303 S. Main Street, Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 873-4040.