Gary Bryan Tuggle, age 78, of Custer, S.D., passed away Aug. 7, 2015 at the Golden Living Center-Black Hills in Rapid City, S.D.
Gary was born Jan. 19, 1937, in Mulga, Ala., to Venson and Geraldine (Richards) Tuggle. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from 1957 until his honorable discharge in 1959. Gary was a man who asked for nothing but gave everything.
Gary is survived by his wife, Janet; sons Gresh (Shellie) Tuggle of Nashville, Tenn., Gregory (Gail) Tuggle of San Diego, Calif.; daughter Cristy Tuggle of Rapid City, S.D.; brothers, Gale (Sandy) Tuggle of Pagosa Springs, Colo., Larry (Dede) Tuggle of Alexander City, Ala., Rodney ( Joellen) Tuggle of Alliance Ala.; six grandchildren, Kelly (Jay) Steele, Vince Tuggle, Dylan Tuggle, Joseph Tuggle, Kevin Benavidas, and Bryan Benavidas; as well as seven great-grandchildren.
Gary is preceded in death by his parents, and son Kevin.
A celebration of Gary’s life will be held Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 at 7020 Prestwick Road, Rapid City, S.D. (Red Rock Golf Course community). All who knew Gary are invited.
Arrangements have been placed in the care of Chamberlain-McColley’s Funeral Home in Custer, S.D. Written condolences may be made at: www.chamberlainmccolleys.com.