Beverly E. Little (1932 – 2014)

Beverly Little Obit Pic (WEB)Beverly E. Little, age 81, of Edon, Ohio, went home to her Lord and Savior on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Genesis Healthcare in Bryan, where she had been a patient. Beverly owned and managed several restaurants, baked and decorated cakes, entertained as Lacy the Clown for many years, worked at the Edon Senior Center and was a founding member of the Columbia Church of Christ. She will be fondly remembered as a caring, giving friend and a loving mother and grandmother.

Beverly was born September 13, 1932 in Steuben County, Indiana, the daughter of Kenneth P. and Vera (Keller) Headley. She was a 1950 graduate of Edon High School. On November 26, 1978, she married Robert S. Little in Las Vegas, Nevada and he preceded her in death on February 2, 1992.

Beverly is survived by her daughter, Dawn (John) Fisk, of Edon; sons, Emmett (Vicki) Heller, of Edon, Robert (Tammy) Heller, of Scottsville, Michigan and Calvin (Penny) Heller, of Hillsdale, Michigan; stepson, Scott (Vicki) Little, of Payallup, Washington; 11 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; sisters, Norma (Duane) Towers, of Edon and Shirley (Dayton) Hake, of Fort Wayne, Indiana and former husband and best friend, Marion “Bud” Heller, of Camden, Michigan. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Little; 2 grandchildren, Jessica and Jacob Heller; a sister, Linda Wortkoetter and a brother, Marvin Headley.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Columbia Church of Christ.

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