Rick Little, the son of Faye Stafford Little and the late Nathaniel Little, was born in Evening Shade, Ark. on July 30, 1950 and died at the St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis on Jan. 17, 2002 at the age of 51. Mr. Little was a resident of St. Peters, Mo. Surviving are his mother, Faye Little of St. Peters; one son, Robert Tucci of Cedar Hill, Mo.; two daughters, Sonya Hardebeck of Fenton and Stacey Little of Valles Mines, Mo.; three brothers, Jimmy Little of Barnhart, Buddy Little of Florissant and Dale Little of Overland, Mo.; two sisters, Wanda Blankenship of Park Hills, Mo. and Janie Sullivan of St. Peters; and five grandchildren. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by two sons, Rick and Rodney Little and one daughter, Tonya Little. Visitation will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19 from 5 - 8 p.m. at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, Jan. 20 at 1 p.m. in the Watkins & Sons Funeral Chapel with Rev. Jimmie Kirby officiating. Interment will follow at the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.