Debbie Little(1956 - 2012)

Debbie Little

Dixie Community

Debbie Little, 56, of the Dixie Community, died December 3, 2012 at Forrest General Hospital. Services will be at 11:30 a.m., Friday, December 7, 2012 at Petal Harvey Baptist Church followed by burial in Dixie Cemetery.

Mrs. Little worked for Doctors York, Cockerham and Nichols for many years, was a member of Dixie Baptist Church and loved to travel. A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, she was full of life. Debbie never met a stranger and loved a party and a good laugh.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bruno and Elvera Maurizi of Naples, Florida.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry Little of the Dixie Community; three daughters and sons-in-law, Corrine and Anthony Thompkins of Soso, Kelly and Justin Burge, Shelby and Kyle Ladner, all of Oak Grove; five sisters, Vanda Stanley of Orlando, FL, Bunny Menendez of Miami, FL, Ve Carkuff of Cambridge, MD, Bobbie Stone of Ypsilanti, MI and Valerie Goldman of Boston, MA; one brother, Tom Maurizi of the Dixie Community; four grandchildren; and her Yorkie, Abbie.

Visitation will be Thursday from 5:30 - 8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg and Friday 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the or the .


Published in the Hattiesburg American on Dec. 6, 2012