Hazel Gertrude Rawls Little

Published 9:10 am Tuesday, August 30, 2011

PORTSMOUTH, Va. –  Hazel Gertrude Rawls Little walked through the gates of Heaven on Sunday, August 21, 2011.

She was born on June 2, 1927 in Aulander, North Carolina to a loving mother (Madie) and father (Ernest).

Hazel is survived by her devoted husband, Beldon Little; daughter, Lorraine Bisese and her husband, Butch; her daughter Beverly Turner; her grandson, Joseph A. “Tony” Bisese, II; her grandson, Franklin “Buddy” Turner and his wife, Mari; brother, Sherwood Rawls and his wife, Nora; two nieces, Lisa and Michelle; beloved friend, William E. Kass; and beloved friend, Laura M. Carini.

Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, August 24 at Pinecrest Baptist Church, Portsmouth, VA. Interment was in Aulander Cemetery, Aulander, NC.

On-line condolences may be made at www.lovingfuneralhome.com and memorial contributions can be made in her honor to the American Cancer Society or to the National Kidney Foundation.

Loving Funeral Home, Churchland, VA, handled the arrangements.