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Xavier Marques Little

Xavier Marques Little, 56, died April 30, 2020, in Pauma Valley, Calif. Services were held May 16 at White Bay Cemetery in Hazlehurst with Pastor Martin L. Washington officiating. Hazlehurst Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Little, “Zay”, was born Oct. 12, 1963, to Bettye Jean Amos-Little and Robert Little. He was a member of Antioch M. B. Church until he moved to California and enlisted in the United States Army. He received a degree in alcohol and drug counseling.
He was preceded in death by his mother; and brother, Willie “Tweety” Green.
Survivors include his wife, Joy Little, of Vista, Calif.; father, Robert “Bokey” Little, of Macon, Ga.; children, Terrence Tanner, of Oceanside, Calif.; Dante Littles, of California; Jonathon Williams, of Riverside, Calif.; Tanisha Thompson and Octavia Blackwell, of Hazlehurst; Marc West, of Huntington, Calif.; and Gary West, of Vista, Calif.; sisters, Charlotte Tanner, of Hazlehurst; Sonya Thrasher, of Brookhaven; and Jonella Little, of Richmond, Va.; brothers, Robert Little, of Jackson; and Mark Little, of Richmond, Va.; and six grandchildren.