Mary Emma Little
Mary Emma Little
  • December 25, 1921 - January 18, 2015
  • Texas

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Mary Emma Little, 93, passed away on Sunday, January 18, 2015 in Abilene, TX. Graveside services will be 11:00a.m., Wednesday, January 21, 2015 in Mt. Marion Cemetery, Strawn, TX under the direction of Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St., Abilene. Visitation will be this evening, Tuesday, January 20, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00p.m. at the funeral home.

Mary was born December 25, 1921 in Thurber, Texas to Ernest Foster and Mable Hale Stallings. She was a member of Rural Neighbors of America and enjoyed being a foster grandparent at the Abilene State Supported Living Center, as well as Anson Head Start and Alta Vista Head Start.

She is preceded in death by the father of her children, Roy Bates Little; her mother, Mable Ann Stallings; her father, Ernest Foster; a brother, Thomas Hale Foster; and a sister, Dorann Pierce.

Survivors include her sons, Robert Roy Little and wife, Ilene, and Jerry Wayne Little; her daughter, Elizabeth Ann Little Hagar; brother, Ernest Dale Foster of Peoria, IL; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

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