Rosie Little

Funeral services for Rosie B. Little, 74, Lawrence will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Victory Bible Church in Lawrence.  Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.  She died May 1, 2013 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born June 22, 1938 in Hollandale, MS the daughter of Asirie Doc and Rosia (Washington) Hunter.  She moved here from Mississippi in 1969.

She worked in housekeeping at the University of Kansas until she retired.  Prior to that, she worked at Stockley Van Camps for nine years.   

Rosie was a member of Community Church of God in Lawrence. 

She enjoyed gardening.

She married Josua Little on December 15, 1962 in Greenville, MS.  He preceded her in death.

Survivors include three children, Jesse L. (Linda) Hunter, Tony C. Hunter, and Lessie R. Hunter, all of Lawrence; eleven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; two brothers, Jerry (Zennella) Hunter, Eugene Hunter, all of Lawrence; and three sisters, Georgia Hunter, Cordova, TN, Irene Lane, Topeka, Mattie (Aaron) Turner, Lawrence.  She was also preceded in death by two brothers, James Barfield, Sr. and Osbey Hunter.  

The family will greet friends from 7:30 – 9 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2013 at the mortuary.

The family suggests memorials in her name to Lawrence Memorial Hospital – Oncology and may be sent in care of the mortuary.


9 Condolences

  1. The Community Church Of God on May 2, 2013 at 8:17 pm

    Mother Rosie Little was a very special lady and loved by everyone who knew her. Please know that The Community Church Of God Family share in your grief and extend our deepest sympathy to your family.

  2. Pastor Herb and Carol Eplee on May 3, 2013 at 11:12 am

    May God Bless you we are supporting you with our love and prayers. May God Bless you and know our hearts are with you and here for you at this time of need

  3. rachelle moeding on May 4, 2013 at 10:13 am

    i will miss her alot and i known rosie b little secne i was a child but she will be missed

  4. rachelle moeding on May 5, 2013 at 9:42 pm

    she will be missed we love you garandma rosie

  5. P.J.G. on May 7, 2013 at 2:01 pm

    To the family of Rosie B. Little, my heartfelt condolences for the passing of your loved one, and as you grieve, may God the hearer of prayer help you to endure this time of sadness and grant you peace as spoken of at Psalm 65:2

  6. Freida Green on May 7, 2013 at 3:13 pm

    I pray for comfort to you and your family during this most difficult time.

  7. Lori Winn on May 10, 2013 at 10:05 am

    Lessie, I pray for you and your family during this difficult time.

  8. Cheryl Green on May 11, 2013 at 4:31 pm

    My prayers and love goes out to the family. Ii pray that the Father covers and comforts your heart during this time.

    With loveyour neice and family.
    Cheryl, Benjamin, A’myaih

  9. rachael moeding on May 11, 2013 at 4:38 pm

    i love you grandma and iam going to miss so much you always mad me laugh when i was down and you help raise me and my sister and my borther and we thank you and lessie for helping our dad out with us

    love you, miss you
    love your granddather rachael

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