The Obit For Keith Little

Keith Edwin Little

Published in the Dallas Morning News on 1/8/2008.


LITTLE, KEITH EDWIN Passed away Jan. 6, 2008. He was born on Aug. 16, 1929 in Grandville, Michigan.

Keith was the only athlete ever awarded 20 varsity letters in 4 years at Grandville High School. After serving 2 years in the Army, he played professional baseball with the Detroit Tigers as a first baseman.

His accomplishments include: professional bowler, partner of Don Carter Bowling Centers, proprietor of Showplace Lanes, owner of 2 Sizzler Steak Houses, Keith Little's Coffee Shop and Keith Little's Steak House.

Family members include: Mary Little, Randy & Cherrie Little, Lynn & Curtis Goodwin, Diane & Joe Morris, Virginia Elliott; grandchildren: J.D. Morris, Connor and Jake Little; nieces: Judy Wrighter & Sally Loughridge; nephew: Dick Frederick; life long friend: Carlo Farina. Preceded in death by his father & mother, 2 brothers, 4 sisters and youngest son, Kyle Little. Our "Big Daddy" Dreamed Big - Loved Big - Lived Big! We will always love our "Big Daddy"!!!

Memorial Service 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008 at Donnelly's Colonial Funeral Home Chapel, Irving. ,

Donnelly's Colonial Funeral Home 606 W. Airport Frwy. Irving TX (972) 579-1313 www.donnellyscolonial.com