of Yellville, AR
April 25, 1928 - March 23, 2022
Charles ''Chuck'' Little, 93, passed away Wednesday March 23, 2022 in Yellville Arkansas. Chuck was born April 25, 1928 in Lansing Michigan and retired to Yellville AR in 1993. Chuck committed his life to Christ as a youth and affirmed his faith on his deathbed. Chuck met the love of his life, Betty (Bush) Little, through a personal ad looking for a man who enjoyed the outdoors. They enjoyed 35 years of marriage before Betty's death in 2016. Chuck had no children of his own, but made many friends and acquaintances in the communities where he lived. Chuck was preceded in death by his parents, Robert S and Marie Little, by his wife, Betty, and by a sister, Roberta. Chuck served our country in the National Guard during the early part of his adulthood. He worked a few years at the Lansing MI Oldsmobile ''Kettering'' Engine assembly plant, then joining his dad in the carpentry business. He built houses in Michigan for many years and finished his working career as a finish carpenter in Michigan and Florida. Chuck had many interesting stories to tell about working for the super wealthy folks on Jupiter Island in Florida. Chuck was known for being an excellent fisherman. During his younger years he spent many days fishing in the streams and lakes of Michigan. Each year, he would travel far into Canada on a fishing expedition with his dad. A Celebration of Chuck's life will be held at the Yellville park pavilion on Monday April 11, 2022 beginning at 2:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.Arrangements are by Roller-Burns Funeral Home in Yellville.
Chuck was one of a kind. He was always very polite and I enjoyed our visits just talking about life. He will be missed dearly.
Chuck was a wonderful friend, and his quiet ways will be greatly missed. A true, unselfish friend, always thinking of others first.