Atlas Little

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 18, 2010

Atlas Hilton Little, 83, of Seaboard died Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at his residence.
Born in Northampton County, he was a Navy veteran and a member of Seaboard United Methodist Church. He served as a Seaboard Town Commissioner for eight years. He worked at Community Drug Store in Seaboard and retired from the NC Department of Corrections as a health assistant where he received the Long Leaf Pine Award from the State of North Carolina.
Survivors include his wife, Rachel Davis Little; children, James Little and Linda Benthall, both of Roanoke Rapids, and Joe Little of Carrsville, Va.; sisters, Rachel Little and Janie Hux and a brother, Carlton Little, all of Seaboard; five grandchildren and a great grandchild.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 18 at Seaboard Cemetery with the Rev. Steve Trussell and the Rev. Carol Taylor officiating.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Memorial contributions can be made to University Hospice, P.O. Box 272, Ahoskie, NC 27910.
Massey Funeral Home, Jackson, is handling the arrangements.