Kathy Marie (Rector) Little

September 7, 1948 ~ January 8, 2024 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Kathy Little Obituary

            Kathy Marie Rector Little, age 75, of Hiddenite, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2024 at Frye Regional Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.

            Kathy was born September 7, 1948 in Alexander County, the daughter of the late James Foy Rector and Rachel Vera Stikeleather Rector. Kathy was the fifth child of nine.

            She worked for Broyhill Furniture for 30 years as a seamstress and also worked in the Alexander Central cafeteria for a short term. She was a member of White Plains Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher for 30 plus years and a Vacation Bible School director.

            Kathy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Kathy loved nothing more than watching her grandchildren play sports. She would travel from one game to the next. She also loved shopping, traveling to the mountains at Boone, NC and Gatlinburg, TN.

            Including her parents, she was preceded in death by: siblings, Elvin Rector, Butch Rector, and Modean Rector Robinette.

            Those left to cherish and honor her memories include: her loving husband of 57 years, Vernon Burpee Little, Jr. of the home; her daughters, Amy Hittle (Mark), Julie Clark all of Hiddenite; her grandchildren, Rekeil Clark of the home, DeËŠVante Clark, Mikayla AnnMarie Hittle, Maguire Hittle, Tevin Clark (Courtney); her great-grandchildren, Sylas, Brax, Emberly, and Behr Clark; her sisters, Dorothy Crouch of Taylorsville, Linda Smithey of Pensacola, Florida, Jane Fox of Statesville; her brothers, Jimmy Rector (Marie), Timmy Rector all of Stony Point; and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

            The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, January 14, 2024 at White Plains Baptist Church. Pastor Jarrod Moody and Pastor Wes Hammer will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

            The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

            Memorials may be made to White Plains Baptist Church.

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January 14, 2024

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
White Plains Baptist Church
2901 Hwy 90 East
Taylorsville , NC 28681

Funeral Service
January 14, 2024

3:00 PM
White Plains Baptist Church
2901 Hwy 90 East
Taylorsville , NC 28681


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