Vivian Lucille (Watson) Little
Vivian Lucille (Watson) Little, 89, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at her home.
Lucille was born in Crittenden County, Kentucky on December 1, 1923 to the late Guy Richard and Grace Edith (Damron) Watson. During WWII she worked at Briggs as a "Rosie the Riveter" and later at Edgewood Dairy. Lucille attended Mesker Park General Baptist Church in Evansville and was a member of Ditney General Baptist Church in Lola, KY. She was a great cook, a wonderful homemaker and she loved her children and grandchildren dearly.
Lucille is survived by her daughters, Linda (Michael) Jennings and Paula English, both of Evansville; sister, Willie "Billie" Royal of Cincinnati, OH; brothers, Reggie "Lenvil" (Helen) Watson and Raymond (Mary Lou) Watson both of Evansville; sisters-in-law, Joyce Watson and Sylvia Mae Watson, grandchildren, Tatiana R. (Jason W. Peak) Jennings, Shannon (English) Bohls and Daniel Joe English II; great-grandchildren, Alix English Byrum, Blake English Byrum, Anastasia R. Jennings Peak, Brett Bohls and Ty Bohls. Many nieces and nephews also survive.
Lucille is preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Alvin Little in 1995; daughters, Sherley Ann and Verna Joyce Little; son-in-law, Dan English; sister, Carol Ann Watson; brothers, Ralph, Mark, Richard and Ronnie Watson; brother-in-law, Earl Royal; grandsons-in-law, Don Byrum and John Bohls.
Friends may visit from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Friday, November 15, 2013 at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Ave., Evansville, IN 47711 and again from 11:00 AM until service time at Boyd Funeral Directors on Saturday.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Boyd Funeral Directors, 212 E. Main St., Salem, KY 42078 with Pastor Raymond Abbott officiating. Burial will follow at Salem Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Children's Hospital, 2001 South Lindbergh, St. Louis, MO, 63131 or to the American Cancer Society, 5250 Vogel Rd., Ste. A, Evansville, IN 47715.
The family would like to thank the staff at Gentiva Hospice for the care they gave to Lucille.