Funeral services for Jerlene Little, age 83, of Brownwood, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at the Davis-Morris Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Monday evening at the funeral home.

    Ms. Little died Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, in Brownwood after a short illness.

    Jerlene was born on Jan. 27, 1927, in Brownwood to Raymon and Velma Lawson. She was married to DW Little on July 10, 1948. She worked and retired as a cook for Central Texas Opportunities Headstart Program.

    Jerlene is survived by two daughters, Sandra Gosnell and husband Darrell of Early and Linda Ainsworth and husband Sam of Pineville, La.; two sons, Raymond Price and wife Linda of Abilene and Marcus Little of Brownwood; four grandsons and four granddaughters, Kennith Gosnell of Sheyboygan, Wis., Shayla Gosnell of Early, Derek Little of Brownwood, Cammye Schwing of Brownwood, Clifford Price of Abilene, Suzie Clark of Abilene, Brent Ainsworth of Beaumont, and Laura Nelson of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and 15 great-grandchildren.

    Jerlene was preceded in death by her parents, Raymon and Velma Lawson; her husband, DW Little; two sons, DW “Mickey” Little Jr., and Mikie Lee Price; a grandson, Jerod Heath Price; and two sisters, Ailene Harris Price and Joyce Gilliam Drew.

    Condolences can be offered to the family at www.davismorrisfuneralhome.com.