Anne Louise Irvine Little Bradford passed away quietly Jan. 25, 2017 at home in the house where she grew up. She was born Oct. 16, 1929 in Georgetown. Louise graduated from Georgetown High School, class of 1947, where she played French horn. She attended Southwestern University and graduated from what is now known as Texas Women’s University in 1951. Louise taught home economics and grade school. Living in Goldthwaite most of her adult life, she taught in every school in Mills County at some grade level. She also taught school in Brownwood and San Angelo. She also worked with her first husband running Little’s Dry Goods in Goldthwaite.

Louise was preceded in death by husbands, Raymond Little and V.C. Bradford; beloved brother Donald Patterson Irvine Jr.; and nephew, David Strong.

She is survived by her sister, Linda Irvine Strong; sister-in-law, Angela Irvine; niece, Yvonne Irvine Newman; nephews, Lawrence Irvine, Jon Strong, Michael Strong; six grand-nephews; and one grand-niece.