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Mr. Jack Dempsey Little

December 6, 1929 ~ July 25, 2019 (age 89)

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jack Dempsey Little, age 89 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, July 25, 2019.  Mr. Little was born in Hall County, Georgia a son of the late Leonard Livingston Little and the late Mary Harriet Bryant Little, and attended Piedmont and Young Harris Colleges where he excelled in Basketball.  Mr. Little was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jefferson, a sixty - year member of the Unity Masonic Lodge,  retired from Jackson Electric after thirty - eight years of service and operated a successful cattle farm.  In addition to his parents; Mr. Little is preceded by brothers; John Henry, Ray, Frank, Paul and Boyd Little, sisters; Nell Whitmire and Dorothy Sailors. Great - granddaughter, Marleigh Moore, son, Bryan Little and his wife of many years, Barbara Ann “Bobbie” Ledford Little.

Survivors include a daughter, Lanice Little Couch and her husband Joe of Jefferson.  Son; David Little and his wife Melanie of Dacula. Sister in laws; Evelyn and Virginia Little of Gainesville.  Seven grandchildren; Trey Couch, Drew Couch, Mark Little, Jessica Little, Katie Blevins, Rachel Day, and Jeff Shaw. Six great grandchildren, special friend and caregiver, Essie Hughey and a special family member, Kenneth Borders also survive.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Monday, July 29, 2019 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Pastor Ken Reed officiating with burial to follow in Woodbine Cemetery in Jefferson.  The following gentlemen will be honored as pallbearers; Randall, and Bradley Little, Powell and Michael Sailors, Stanley Ertzberger, and Allen Hunter. The family will receive friends, 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association of Georgia, 41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550, Atlanta, Georgia  30346 or to Palladium  Care Hospice, 5415 Sugarloaf Parkway, Unit 1102, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467

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July 29, 2019

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Funeral Service
July 29, 2019

2:00 PM
Chapel of Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549

Interment following funeral service
July 29, 2019

Woodbine Cemetery
147 Athens Street
Jefferson, GA 30549


Alzheimers Association of Georgia
41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550, Atlanta GA 30346

Palladium Care Hospice
5415 Sugarloaf Parkway, Unit 1102, Lawrenceville GA 30043

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