Lawrence James Little, age 74, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Monday, October 17, 2016, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville, KY. Mr. Lawrence James Little worked as a self-employed electrical contractor in the Chicago, IL area. After his retirement in 1998, Mr. Little and his wife, Michele, relocated to Lake Barkley in Trigg County, KY. Mr. Little was an avid supporter of St. Jude Children's Hospital and the Wounded Warrior Project. Mr. Little was also recognized as a Kentucky Colonel. He was a member of St. Stephen's Catholic Church in Cadiz, KY, and a veteran of the Illinois National Guard. He is survived by: his wife of 39 years - Michele Little, Cadiz, KY; two sons - Peter Little & wife, Tierney, Tucson, AZ; and Patrick Little, Chicago, IL; one daughter - Molly Little Smith & husband, Jeffery, Batavia, IL; seven grandsons - Sean Little, Christian Little, Samual Little, Seamus Smith, Ian Smith, Peter Smith, and Brendan Little; one brother - Frank Little, Huntley, IL; and one sister - Kathleen Tonelli, Huntley, IL. He was preceded in death by: father - Harry Little; mother - Mary Maegher Little; one brother - Jack Little; and two sisters - Mary Lou Northcutt, and Patricia Little. Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, KY. The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at St. Stephen's Catholic Church, 1698 Canton Road in Cadiz, KY. A Prayer Service will be at St. Stephens Catholic Church at 6:00 PM Wednesday, October 19, 2016, with Father Gregory Trawick officiating. Burial will follow at a later date in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Gilberts, IL. Memorial contributions can be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, Florida 32256; or St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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