Mary Tuttle

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Tuttle, of Eureka Springs born September 29, 1928 in Teneha, Texas to Marvin and Margaret (Sholar) Pierce, passed away in Fayetteville, Arkansas on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at the age of 91.

She was a decades long resident of Eureka Springs, many knew her for her work at the Christmas Store, Impressions Clothing downtown, floral arrangements in the Historic Tour of Homes or the beautiful Terraced Gardens on Spring Street near the grotto, photographed hundreds of times over the years.

Beth is preceded by her beloved husband Jack E Tuttle. Her parents Margaret and Marvin Pierce, sons Andrew P. Tuttle and Mark Edward Tuttle.

She is survived by her son Kenneth Tuttle, daughter Toni Rose, grandsons Lucas, Brandon, Chris Tuttle, granddaughters Jennifer Elizabeth, Shelli Rose, brother Gene Pierce Sr. and a host of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Peachtree Assisted Living, former director Chad Harman, Doctors and caregivers at Washington Regional and Aronica at Prestige Assisted Living for their excellent care and kindness for their mother.

Visitation will be 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm Sunday, February 16, 2020 at Nelson Chapel of the Springs in Eureka Springs. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Monday, February 17, 2020 at Nelson Chapel of Springs with Mike Bishop officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Good Shepherd Humane Society, 6486 Hwy 62, Eureka Springs, AR 72632. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at