Alta Mae Tittle Beck Obituary

Alta Mae Tittle was born 1 June 1902 in the Chattanooga area near Brown’s Ferry Road. Her parents were Thomas Jefferson Tittle and Martha Minerva Beavers. Jeff Tittle was born 25 July 1855 in Wildwood, Dade Co., GA. His parents were David F. and Margaret Nabors Tittle. Martha Minerva Beavers was the daughter of Robert T. and Prudence E. Pennington Beavers.

The Tittle family settled in Wills Point, Van Zandt Co. TX after leaving Hamilton Co TN. Alta Mae Tittle was one of eight children who grew up in the Palmer Grove community. On 18 Dec­ember 1927, she became the wife of John Charles Beck. They were married in the Baptist Parsonage in Wills Point.

Alta Mae and John Charles Beck lived most of their married life in Iowa Park, Wichita Co., TX. On 29 March 1994, her death occurred in the retirement center where she lived. Charles had preceded her in death in 1985. Both are buried at Union Grove Cemetery in Wills Point, TX. (Submitted by her daughter, Joyce Nell Beck Truitt)


  1. Nell Beck Truitt

    You may contact me through email if you choose. I will be submitting other Tittle adn Nabors biographical information, and photos, as I did for the book that was not published in 1998. Nell – Lewisville, Texas

  2. J. Nell BECK Truitt

    My address has changed and you may contact me through daughter Sharron Simmons – simmons_sharron@yahoo.com (2013) I can submit other information on the Tittle family who resided in Dade County, Georgia.




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