Charles Aaron Tuttle Jr., 90, of Houston died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009. He was a general manager for an oil-field construction company and worked many years in South America prior to his retirement.
He served in he U.S. Army during World War II in the 2nd Division, Field Artillery during the invasion of North Africa and Italy.
He was born Aug. 24, 1918, to Charles Aaron, Sr. and Wilna Glover Thomas Tuttle in Woodsboro.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Ella Belle Gillespie and one brother, Alvin Tuttle.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Tuttle of Houston; two daughters, Sarita Kay Shipe of Wimberley and Janet Kay Tuttle of Houston; two brothers, Gene Tuttle of Refugio and Bennie Frank Tuttle of LaGrange; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 11 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 18, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in LaRosa Cemetery in Woodsboro.
Pallbearers were Stanley Tuttle, Charlie Tuttle Bob Shipe, Donald Tuttle, Aaron DuJardin and Robin DuJardin.