Wesley Littleton

Tuesday, June 7, 2005

Wesley Leon Littleton, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital.

He was born May 14, 1925, at Neelys Landing, son of John A. and Oza Ann Craft Littleton. He and Wilma Imogene Huffman were married Feb. 8, 1946, at Jackson.

Littleton worked at Union Station in St. Louis in the 1940s. He was a truck driver 18 years with ABC, and a courier seven years with Union Planters Bank.

He was a member of Red Star Baptist Church and had been a Sunday school teacher and usher. He was a former member of the Teamsters Union.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Gary W. Littleton of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Sandra Kaye Steinburk of Fenton, Mo.; a sister, Essie Brotherton of Jackson; five grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, two sisters and a granddaughter.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Todd Greer officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park.