Gray Little

GRENADA —  Gray H. Little, 90, of Grenada, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7,  at the University of Mississippi Medical Center – Grenada. 

Funeral services were Saturday, Aug. 10, at First Baptist Church in Grenada with Dr. John Boler officiating. Interment followed in the Grenada Memorial Garden.

He was born July 13, 1929 in Tallahatchie County to Harrison and Bertha Lowry Little.  Mr. Little established his company, Gray H. Little General Contractor, over 50 years ago.  Gray was blessed to see the second and third generation of his family continue working in the business that bears his name. 

He served our country honorably in the US Army 92nd Armored Field Artillery Battalion during the Korean Conflict. He was also a member of First Baptist Church, Grenada.

Survivors include his wife, Bettie Henry Little; one son, Michael G. Little (Donna) of Grenada; one brother, Earl Little (Peggy) of Southaven; three grandchildren, Andrew Little, Skyler Mays (Emily) and Sterling Mays (Amanda); and three great-grandchildren, Elliott and Andy Mays and Hadyn Mooney.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Carol Little; one son, David Little; and two brothers, Fonda Little and Elwood Little.

Pallbearers were Warren Cox, Jackie Henry, Andrew Little, Skyler Mays, Daryl Pryor, Will Tartt and Jim Thomas.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements were entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada.


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