Melvin “Scott” Little, 59 of New Straitsville, OH formerly of Ashville, passed away at home on Thursday, August 12, 2021. Scott was born on July 4, 1962 to the late Jimmie F. and Betty Jo (Mulford) Little in Columbus, OH. Scott had been a truck driver throughout the years for Columbus Dispatch, Hytek and most recently M&H Equipment Services. He had also been a Groveport bus driver.
Besides his parents, Scott was preceded in death by a son Michael Scott and grandsons Tre Scott and Gauge Allen.
Scott is survived by wife of 22 years Joy Lynn (Hildinger) Scott; children P.J. Little, Donnie (Jackie) Cheadle, Billy (Jeanie) Cheadle and Bobbi (Christian) Lacy; grandchildren Caleb, Austin, Dustin, Dylan, Brendan, Anthony and Grace; brother Rick (Kay) Little of Ashville; sister Bunny (Danny) Arnett of Logan; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 on Monday, August 16th with Funeral Service at 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, August 17th at Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St. Ashville 43103 with Pastor Bruce Livingston, Jayme Douglas Arnett and Randy Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Franklin Hills Memorial Garden in Lithopolis. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Fairhope Hospice, 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, OH 43130 or OSU Foundation, The James Cancer Research Center, 1480 W. Lane Ave, Columbus, OH 43221.
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