Robert A. Little

Robert A. Little, 83, of Jonesboro, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012.

He was a Delta retiree, a former chairman of the Tax Equalization Board for Clayton County, and a member of the Jonesboro Masonic Lodge. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Bennie.

He is survived by a daughter, June Little, of Jonesboro; daughter and son-in-law, Mary Jo and Keith Trawick, of McDonough; brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Cecilia Little, of Hampton; grandchildren, Evan Trawick and Eric Trawick.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 20, in the Chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, with Pastor Ron Little officiating. Interment will take place at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends TODAY (Thursday, Jan. 19), from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700, www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.