Sarah Little Percle was born on May 22, 1939, in West Monroe, La., and passed from this earth on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, in Raceland, La.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at Thibodaux Funeral Home in Thibodaux, La. from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a memorial service taking place at 7 p.m.
A second memorial service will be held in Monroe, LA at a later date.
Left to mourn her passing are her husband, Raymond Percle, of Thibodaux, La.; her sisters, Patricia Little Camp Collie of Calhoun, La., and Violet Little Liner of West Monroe, La.; and a horde of nephews, nieces, cousins, in-laws, and friends. Also left behind are her dear canine family, Heidi and Reese.
Preceding her in death are her parents, A. B. (Jack) Little and Alyne Lee Little; her brothers A. B. (Jack) Little, Jr., Courtney "Red" Little, Henry Albert Little, and John Paul Little
Sarah was 13 years old when both her parents passed away and she and her older sister helped raise the younger children. Sarah attended Calhoun High School, Baton Rouge High School, and graduated from West Monroe High School in 1957. She worked her way through college as a reporter
for the Monroe News Star. She graduated from the University of Louisiana at Monroe (then NLSC) in 1967 and moved to Thibodaux to take a job.
Sarah received her MBA in Marketing from Nicholls State University and married Raymond Percle from Thibodaux in 1969. Sarah and Raymond lived in Thibodaux, Gray, Houma, Kenner, and finally back to Thibodaux. Sarah worked for the Lafourche Sheriff's Department and the Lafourche Parish School Board. She retired in 2004.
Sarah asked that in lieu of flowers please send donations to: The Little Family Scholarship, ULM