Mrs. Bertha Kate “Peaches” Wilder Little, 91, of Nassauville passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Warner Center for Caring in Fernandina Beach.
Mrs. Little, a native and life-long resident of Nassau County, was one of eleven children born to the late Charles F. and Maude Sequi Wilder.
She was a longtime Springhill Baptist Church member and a homemaker. Mrs. Little will always be remembered as a loving mother and friend to all. She was the embodiment of a “Proverbs 31” woman providing loving guidance and a Christian home to her family. She was loved by all her family and served as an example to them all.
In addition to her parents Mrs. Little was predeceased by her husband of 72 years, Robert “Bobby” K. Little in 2016 and a son, Robert Gregory Little.
Her surviving family includes her three sons and their wives, Jody and Linda Little, Timmy and Lynette Little and Jay and Betty Little; a daughter and her husband, Jetta and Bruce Ward, all of Nassauville; a sister, Kathleen Cox of St. Louis, MO; a brother, Frank Wilder, also of Nassauville; as well as 56 grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mrs. Little will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Springhill Baptist Church with Rev. Jackie Hayes officiating.
Mrs. Little will be laid to rest beside her husband in Wilder Cemetery in Nassauville.
Her family will receive friends Monday, January 22, 2018 from 5:00 until 7:00 pm at Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors.