Mrs. Mertie S. Tuten, age 93, died Monday, February 3, 2014 in Perry.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, February 7, 2014, at Beggs Funeral Home with burial at Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from at the funeral home.
She was born February 8, 1920 in Lake Bird and lived most of her life in Madison County. She retired from the Department of Motor Vehicles and liked to read, work in her yard and attend church. She took care of her sister-in-law, Mildred Bryant, and liked to sit on her front porch and visit with friends and family. She was a member of Reapers of the Harvest Church.
She is survived by one daughter, Helen Tuten Holden of Greenville; three grandchildren: Lynn Holden of Ft. Pierce, Kenny Holden and Donald Holden, both of Greenville; two great grandchildren and one great-great grandson.
Beggs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements: 850-973-2258.
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