In Marked Tree, Arkansas on September 22, 1941 an angel was born Florence Tutt. Florence passed away in her home on May 13, 2013 in Taft, CA. She loved crocheting, country music, reading, her grandchildren, and spending time with her long time friend, Brenda Vega.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Darrell Tutt, her parents, Walter and Nora Smith, brother, Walter Smith Jr., and sister, Debra Player.
She is survived by her daughter Susan (Greg) Fanshier of Taft and son Darrell (Laura) Tutt of Key Largo, FL. Brother, John (Helen) Smith of Bakersfield, CA, two sisters, Boots and Myra, and her sisters-in-law, Roberta Smith of Washington and Phyllis Cloud of Taft. She is also survived by her grandchildren: David, Christina, Jamie, Tabitha Tutt of Key Largo, FL, Amber (Jason) Anderson of Taft, Nich (Sarah) Walker of Taft, Brandy Naff of Taft, and Laura Fanshier of Taft. She is survived by many great grandchildren: DJ, Tori, Evan, Alex, Zaylee, Cameron, Trevor, Isiah, Caleb, Carter, and Reagan. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Florence devoted her life to taking care of others. She will be deeply missed by many. As per her request, there will be no services.