Johnny Little

    Johnny Luke Little, 69, of Murphy, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017.
    Mr. Little was born March 30, 1948, in Murphy. A member of Macedonia Baptist Church, he was preceded in death by his parents.
    Survivors include his wife, Betty Little; daughter, Tania D. Little; stepdaughter, Michelle Burrell; sisters, Joanne Gower, Jackie Dillard and Janie Little; brother, Reid Little; grandchildren, Madison Nicole Anderson, Hannah Grace Anderson and Emilee Makayla Mason.
    Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 6, from Cochran Funeral Home, Murphy, with the Revs. Jimmy Hogsed and Scott Cole and Tom Anderson officiating. Music was by the Howard Family. Interment followed in Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Hunter and Ronny Williamson, Cody McKinney, Tim Lominac, Vick Sanders and Matthew Raper. Honorary pallbearers were Jerry Dillard, Kenneth Jones and Lewis Anderson.
    The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, at Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    Arrangements were entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at

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