6/18/2019 1:34:00 PM Mabel Sigmon Little December 25, 1923 - June 16, 2019
CLAREMONT, N.C. - Mabel Sigmon Little, 95, of Claremont passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Catawba Valley Medical Center.
She was born December 25, 1923 in Catawba County to the late Russell and Modena Baker Sigmon. Mabel was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Claremont where she attended regularly. She was an active member of the Naomi-Ruth group where she held the offices of Treasurer, VP and President during the years 1966 through 1977. Mabel was a graduate of Lenoir-Rhyne College and retired from the furniture industry. She was a big fan of the Atlanta Braves, enjoyed working puzzles, bird watching and traveling throughout the United States.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lamar Little; son, David Little; sisters, Elizabeth Fairchild and Naomi Carter; sister-in-law, Maureen Little and niece, Sharon Pixley.
Those left to cherish her memory are nieces Judy McMurray of Lincolnton, Angela Roland of Temple, Texas, Cynthia Carter of Claremont; nephews Douglas Carter of Newton, Jimmy Fairchild; and great-nephew Jimmy Pixley.
A service to celebrate Mabel’s life will be held on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 2 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Claremont. Dr. Gary Haddock will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, June 21, 2019 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.
Memorials may be made to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 550, Claremont, NC 28610.
Condolences may be sent to the Little family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, N.C. is serving the Little family.