Roy Lee Tuttle

Born: Tue., Oct. 15, 1940
Died: Mon., Aug. 24, 2015


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 27, 2015
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Celebration of Life

10:00 AM Fri., Aug. 28, 2015
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

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Roy Lee Tuttle, 74, Martinsville went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday August 24, 2015. He was residing at the Casey Health Center in Casey, IL.

Roy Lee was born October 15, 1940 and was the son of William Edward Tuttle and Margaret Louise (Poorman) Tuttle. On August 5, 1960 he married the love of his life Helen Frances Dunlap.

Roy Lee started out working as a mechanic for the Crawford County Highway Department. He then became a Bulldozer and heavy equipment operator, digging many ponds. He was best known for being co-owner, helper and trash burner for “The Moonshine Store”. Roy Lee was a member of Prairie Grove Baptist Church attended Annapolis Grade School and graduated from Hutsonville High School Class of 1958.

Roy Lee is survived by his wife Helen Tuttle of Martinsville, IL; two sons Danny Lee and Lisa Tuttle and Mark Allen and Jackie Tuttle both of Casey, IL; four grandsons Josh and Jess Tuttle, Indianapolis, IN, Zack and Jamee Tuttle, Annapolis, IL, Kale Tuttle, St. Louis , MO and Ty Tuttle, Casey, IL; one granddaughter Jade Oatman, Champaign, IL; one brother and sister-in-law Donald and Marlene Tuttle, Clinton, IL; one sister and brother-in-law Mary and Fred Meyers, Sebring, FL; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Roy Lee is preceded in death by his parents and one brother Richard Loren Tuttle.

Celebration of Roy Lee’s Life will be held at 10:00 AM Friday August 28, 2015 at the Pulliam Funeral Home Oblong, IL, with Artie Orndorff and Mike Irvin officiating. Burial will follow in Wilkin Cemetery rural Crawford County, IL. A gathering of friends and family will be held from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Thursday August 27, 2015, at Pulliam Funeral Home Oblong, IL.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to any of the food pantries in Martinsville, Oblong, Casey or Robinson, IL. Envelopes will be at or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. Box 121, Oblong, IL.

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Barbara Murray Kipple
   Posted Mon August 24, 2015
So sorry to hear of Roy Lee's passing. God's blessings on his family.
With deepest sympathy, the Family of Paul & Mildred Murray,
Paul Jr., Ron, Barbara & Beverly

Lawrence & Doris Alspach & family
   Posted Mon August 24, 2015
Sorry to hear of Roy's passing y'all are in our thoughts & prayers

Jerry Waggener
   Posted Mon August 24, 2015
Please accept my most sincere condolences.

Carol Hammond McMillan and Perry
   Posted Mon August 24, 2015
Helen, so sorry to hear about Roy. He is back home again in God's arms, no more suffering....and there are alot of friends and family to meet him at the gate♥♥♥ Love to you and your family from Tucson, Arizona♥

Vicki Hammond Gee
   Posted Mon August 24, 2015
Roy's family became a loving part of the Moonshine Lunch Run & a personal hero to me one day at Twin Bridges. Love & hugs to Helen & the kids... Our families will always have a connection. 💔🌵 from Tucson.

David and Nancy Boyles
   Posted Tue August 25, 2015
We are so sorry to hear of Roy Lee's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Love you.
David and Nancy Boyles

paulette vaughn aper
   Posted Tue August 25, 2015
Helen l so sorry to hear of Roy Lee*s passing he*s in a better place . thoughs and prayers with you and family . Paulette

Tomey Tuttle
   Posted Tue August 25, 2015

FEATHERY PALM PLANT was sent by Tomey and Barb Tuttle, Steve and Tina Tuttle, Penny and Danny Cox.

Russell Milner
   Posted Wed August 26, 2015

GARDEN PATH was sent by Mary, William, Russell, and Rusty Milner.

Our prayers are with y'all. We try to stop by there everytime we are in IL, to get a Moonburger. He will be missed. Three generations of the Milner Family, New Caney (Houston),TX

Darlene Chapman Gray
   Posted Sat September 12, 2015
Sorry this is so late. I don't always check the computer, just want to say sorry for your loss.

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