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Martha "Sis" Bruce Little went to be with Jesus on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. Sis and her twin brother Buddy, were born to Mary Ellen and Willard Edward Bruce on Jan.23, 1933 at their home in Corsicana.
A charter member of Trinity Baptist Church, Sis loved Jesus and served Him in many capacities over the years. She loved teaching her Sunday School class. Among other things she loved people and lived life to the fullest.
Sis was preceded in death by her parents Mary and Willard Bruce and her brother Morris Ray "Buddy" Bruce. She was also preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Edgar January Little.
Sis is survived by her daughters, Deborah Fenlason and husband Robert of Bay Springs, Mississippi; Janette Blue and husband Randy Blue of Corsicana; two sons, Gideon Little and wife Cathy Little of Cypress and Jim Little and wife Stacey Little of Hubbard.
Sis was also surrounded by love from all of her grandchildren, Shannon Dunn and husband Lawson Dunn, Megan Allred and husband Steve Allred, Dustin Blue and wife Kensley Blue, Jennifer Wallis, Jeffrey Wallis, Joshua Little, Jacob Little and wife Ashley Little, Ashley Dempsey, Kade Little and Seth Little. Sis is also survived by seven great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Dustin Blue, Jeffrey Wallis, Joshua Little, Jacob Little, Kade Little, and Seth Little. Honorary pallbearers will be Shannon Dunn, Megan Allred, Jennifer Wallis, Ashley Dempsey, Shelton Dunn, Blair Dunn, Rylee Dunn, Ethan Blue, Braden Blue, Sylas Allred, and Jackson Little.
Visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home in Corsicana.
Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19 at Griffin-Roughton.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Trinity Baptist Church in Corsicana.
Interment to follow at Hamilton - Beeman Cemetery.
"Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto angels; and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection." Luke 20:36
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements By Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on October 17, 2016
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