SAINT PARIS - Lloyd L. "Dump" Littlejohn, 79, of Saint Paris, passed away on Dec. 9, 2012, in his daughter's residence near Piqua. Born on Feb. 26, 1933, in Casstown, Dump was a son of the late Cecil and Reva (Baker) Littlejohn. He married the former Lavelva Brown on July 9, 1975, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 26, 2010.
Dump is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law: Cindy and Brent Neves of Piqua and Brenda and Tony Arnold of Springfield; eight grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by a daughter, Joyce Murray; two brothers, Wilbur and Oscar Littlejohn and a sister, Shirley Mumford. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and he was formerly employed by Dinner Bell in Piqua.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday in the Atkins-Shively Funeral Home, 216 S. Springfield St., Saint Paris, with the Reverend Dr. James Vanzile of the St. Paris First Baptist Church presiding. Burial will follow in Upper Honey Creek Cemetery, N. Elm Tree Road, St. Paris, with military honors by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad, Piqua. A time of visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at 1 p.m. on Wednesday in the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Dec. 9, 2012