3/29/2020 4:22:00 PM Shelby Jean Benfield Little September 8, 1936 - March 23, 2020
HICKORY - Shelby Jean Benfield Little, 83, of Hickory passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020 at Carolina Caring in Newton.
She was born September 8, 1936 in Catawba County to the late Clyde and Carrie Edwards Benfield. Shelby enjoyed cooking, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and grand-dogs.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Daniel Parker; second husband, Danny Little; sons, Darren Parker and Donald Parker; brothers, Raeford Benfield and Noel Benfield.
Those left to cherish his memory are son Nevin Little and wife Melody of Hickory; grandchildren Brian Parker (Laura), Yavonda Little, Angel Rojo (Omar), Lacosta Little (Justin Sproles), Destiny Little, Scott Little; great-grandchildren Bryson Parker, Wade Parker, Kylee Davis, Nataly Rojo, Calvin Rojo, Vincent Rojo and Emally Rojo; grand-dogs Gabby, Bandit and Jake.
A memorial service to celebrate Shelby’s life will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, NC 28658.
Condolences may be sent to the Little family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Little family.