Deloris J. “Jeannie” Little, 73, of Tiffin, Ohio, died March 27 at her home surrounded by her family.
On September 24, 1947 in Whitesburg, she was born to Estill and Thelma Ison Caudill and married Leonard Little on June 11, 1965.
Survivors include a daughter, Stephanie Little of Tiffin, Ohio; sons, Tim Little of Bellevue, Ohio, and Josh Little of Tiffin, Ohio; brother, Roger Caudill and wife Leticia of Fort Seneca, Ohio; and eight grandchildren, Ella, Myra, Jarren, Jaxson, Jazmyn, Kathleen, Brianna, and Christal.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, the Rev. Leonard Little in 2015; and a son, Christopher Little in 2011.
Mrs. Little moved to Tiffin, Ohio from Whitesburg in 1989 and began working at Tiffin Paper Company. She retired after 25 years. In 2011, she and her husband co-founded A Little Faith Ministries Church and community outreach with their son, Christopher, where she was secretary, treasurer and lifelong board member. She loved her family, especially her eight favorite grandchildren, trips to Florida and visiting every zoo she could.
Her funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Friday, April 2, at Hoffmann-Gottfried- Mack Funeral Home with her daughter, the Rev. Stephanie Little, officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Ridge “Egbert’s” Cemetery.
Friends may visit and share stories with the family from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, April 1, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to A Little Faith Ministries, 230 S. Washington St. Tiffin, OH 44883.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.