Kendall D. Little, 68, died on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle in Columbus. Born on January 26, 1949 he was a son to Shelly and Othel Palmer Little. Kendall grew up in the Parham Community and attended Smithville School. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he was drafted during the Vietnam War and was stationed in Germany. He ran Herring’s Service Station for many years and later as a staple on Main Street, he managed Phillips Pawn and Gun until it closed. An accomplished gunsmith, he continued to fix guns for many locals. He enjoyed fishing, watching westerns, and spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. He was a member of the Amory Church of Christ.
Funeral services for Kendall will be at 4 p.m. on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Amory Church of Christ with Minister Philip Hathcock officiating. Burial will be in the New Hope Cemetery. Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home of Amory is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his companion, Janet Haynes of Amory; three sons, Christopher Little of Spain, Dann Haynes (April) of Wren, and Leland Haynes of Amory; two daughters, Lela Clements (Dallas) of Greenwood Springs and Bridget Haynes of Amory; one brother, Scotty Little (Ann) of Cordova, TN; three sisters, Carolyn Harris of Selma, AL, Elsie Tartt of Amory and Peggy Ausborn (Curtis) of Smithville; three grandchildren, Marshall Clements, Layla Clements, and Parker Haynes; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Josephine Lorick; and 3 brothers, Dale Little, Farrell Little, and Reece Little.
Pallbearers will be Monty McCormick, Dann Haynes, Larry Spann, Phil Sullivan, Dallas Clements, and Marshall Eubanks, Jr.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. on Thursday evening at the funeral home and the body will lie in state from noon until service time on Friday at the church.
Memories and condolences can be expressed at clevelandmoffettfuneralhome.com