Little obit

Mrs. Martha Anne Williams Little, age 84, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. A native of Douglas County, she was born September 25, 1933 to the late John Wilton Williams and Bessie Kate Williams Meadows. Mrs. Little attended Douglas County High School, where she was a member of the Beta Club. She married Joe Curtis Little on June 16, 1949. She was a dedicated housewife and mother, who loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed reading, sewing, and cooking. Mrs. Little was a member at Midway Methodist Church in Douglasville, Georgia. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Williams; one sister, Jeannie Shead; and a grandson, Corey Little.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Joe Curtis Little; son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Dottie Little; daughter and son-in-law, Kathy (Little) and Michael Hembree; son and daughter-in-law, Tim and Wanda Little; son and daughter-in-law, Darren and Jennifer Little; grandchildren, Becky (Scott) Lee, Brian (Brittany Bennett) Little, Angela (Steve) Beatty, Kelly (Great) Moore, Randal Hipps, Jaimie (Camron) Shaw, Nickolas (Hailey Payne) Little, Ryan Robinson, Adam Little and Sarah Little; ten grandchildren, Bennett, Brennen, Braylin, Callie, Josh, Cooper, Jackson, Sam, Ben, and Corey Ann; and a brother, Tommy Williams.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, February 9, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. The funeral service will be Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the Rosehaven Chapel with Pastor Ken Stephens officiating. Interment will follow at Rosehaven Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Mrs. Little to Midway United Methodist Church, 1930 Midway Road, Douglasville, Georgia 30135.

Those who wish to express condolences or share a special memory may do so online at

Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville.