February 11th, 2014
C.O. Tittle, 93, departed his earthly life on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. He and his wife of 72 years, Beatrice Harvill Tittle, were fortunate to live in their own home together until his death.
Mr. Tittle was born in 1920 in Saline County. He was the first son of the late Omar and Ethel Ewell Tittle and was the last living member of his immediate family.
Mr. Tittle served in the Army during World War II and returned to Benton to work at Reynolds Metal Co. for 32 years as a supervisor in production.