Ronnie Little was born September 21st 1948 in Oklahoma and died on March 31, 2018 in Irving Texas. Ronnie’s parents Willie James Little and Betty Joe McNeil eventually settled in Longview where they raised their family. Ronnie and his brother Jimmy grew up in Longview where they enjoyed their gardening, goats, chickens and many other various pets. Ronnie enjoyed fishing, woodworking, animals, plants, and especially people. He always wanted to visit even if you were on your way out! Ronnie was a type 1 diabetic with many other medical complications over the years but overcame the odds to live until the age of 69.
Ronnie is preceded in death by his parents, James and Betty Little. He is survived by brother and sister in law Willie James and Kay Little of Diana, daughter and son in law, Kathy and Jody Benningfield of Irving, son and daughter in law Michael and Nina Little, grand kids Corey Van Hook, Kailey Hamic-Van Hook, Paul Little, and Isabelle Little, nephew Pastor Jeff Little, nieces Jennifer Dyess and Janna Garcia, and several great nieces and nephews who will all miss their Uncle Ronnie very much.
The family will receive friends for a time of visitation Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 from 6 o'clock in the evening until 8 o'clock in the evening in the Garden Court of Welch Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday April 4th at 10 o'clock in the morning in the Chapel of Welch Funeral Home with a brief graveside service to follow at Spring Hill Cemetery in Pittsburg, Texas at 1 o'clock in the afternoon.