Manford ‘Pierce’ Little, 69

Manford ‘Pierce’ Little

Manford ‘Pierce’ Little

LISBON — Manford “Pierce” Little, 69, of Lisbon, passed away, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 with his family by his side.

He was born in Steubenville on Dec. 24, 1947, a son of the late Maurice Little and Edna (Sims) Neil.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Judy Little, a baby son, Guy Pierce and mother-in-law, Mildred Kimble.

Manford retired from Hall China Company. He held life memberships with the Northern Ohio Fishing and Hunting Club, and a member of the NRA.

He loved fishing, hunting and camping, and spending time with his family.

Surviving are his wife, Billie Jo Little of Lisbon; a daughters, Jodie (Jody) Eccles of East Liverpool; two step-daughters, Cindy (Josh) Manypenny of Lisbon and Rachel Seals of Salem; four grandchildren, Ashely, Damain, Pierce and Jacob; one great-granddaughter, Audrey Anne; and two sisters, Laurice Haynes of Calcutta and Wynette (John) Adkins of Salem. He also leaves behind lots of nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at the Nixon Funeral Home in Newell, W.Va, from noon until time of funeral services at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.

Burial will follow in Shadow Lawn Memory Gardens, Newell, W.Va.