Mrs. Imo Yvonne Tibbs Little, age 82, of Atchison, Kansas passed away Thursday, July 23, 2020 in Atchison.
Mrs. Little was born March 4, 1938 in Mena, Arkansas to Loyed and Martha Tibbs. Imo loved to sew for her family. She was a perfectionist in everything she did. She often made favorite treats when the grandkids came around. She was a loving pastor’s wife. She and her husband pastored in seven different towns, including Mt. Ida, AR; Round Mountain, CA; Blue Eye, AR; Green Forest, AR; and pastors assistant in Harrison, AR; Eureka Springs, AR; and Elsey, MO.
She is survived by her son, Robert Wayne Little and wife Anna of Flippin, AR; daughters, Teresa Yvonne (Little) Ogle and husband Paul of Atchison, KS, and Rhonda Wainette (Little) Houghton of Memphis, TN; grandchildren, Regina (Little) Smith and husband Gerald, Jerah Little and wife Amanda, Andrew Little, Aaron Ogle and wife Victoria, Adina Ogle Nichols and husband Kayotte, Abigail Ogle Waller and husband Lance, Desiree Ogle, and Destinee Ogle; great-grandchildren, Daniel Smith, Brianna Smith, Rozalee Smith, Rebecca Smith, Lily Ogle, Scarlett Ogle, Oliver Ogle, Ada Waller, and Levi Nichols (coming in December); sister, Jane Mourtan;and a host of nieces & nephews.
Imo is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rev. Wayne Little; sisters, Lourine Tibbs Lance, Barbara Tibbs Hanks; brothers, Marvin Othel Tibbs, Charles (Billy) Tibbs, and Loyd Lee Tibbs.
A graveside service for Mrs. Little will be 10:00 AM Monday, July 27, 2020 at Mt. Gilead Cemetery in Rocky, Arkansas with Rev. Paul Ogle and Lance Waller officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be Sunday, July 26, 2020 from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.
Pallbearers are Jerah Little, Aaron Ogle, Lance Waller, Kayotte Nichols, Gerald Smith, Daniel Smith, and Andrew Little.
Arrangements are under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home in Mena. Online obituary at beasleywoodfuneralhome.com