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Walter Thomas Little, Jr.

  • By Clay Neely
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  • May. 28, 2020 - 10:27 PM

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Walter Thomas Little, Jr.

The Newnan Times-Herald

Walter Thomas Little, Jr., 56 of East Point, GA passed away Friday, May 22, 2020 in Rhode Island.

He was born October 24, 1963 in Atlanta, GA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Little; paternal grandparents, Kathreen Berry Sanders and James Wilbur (Buster) Sanders; sister, Shelley Elizabeth Little.

He graduated Russell High in 1985, he volunteered with the Boy Scouts, Red Cross and a volunteer firefighter with East Point and City of Atlanta. He wrote various articles for Firehouse Magazine.

He is survived by his father, Walter and wife Elizabeth T. Little, Sr.; brother, Walter T. Little; sisters, Darlene L. Davenport and Patricia Little; numerous nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, firefighters and friends.

The family will have a Private graveside service in East Point, GA. The family will have a public visitation Saturday, May 30, 2020 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at McKoon Funeral Home 38 Jackson St. Newnan, GA 30263 with social distancing. In lieu of flowers contributions can me made in Mr. Little’s name to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation P.O. Drawer 498 Emmitsburg, MD 21727 or E-mail to or Hydrocephalus Association Development Office 4340 East West Highway, #905 Bethesda, MD 20814-4447.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory (770) 253-4580.