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“OTIS AND BEULAH ALWAYS ALLOWED OUR FAMILY TO CHARGE OUR GROCERYS LEO AND SADIE STEELLE...SHARON AND I WENT TO SCHOOL TOGETHER...SHE ALSO STYLED MY...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Janice STEELE Newman - OH

“So sorry to hear of Beulah's passing. I worked at Little's Grocery in my teens. Beulah and Otis were so good to me.I would come in to work and Beulah...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Shirley Webb - Perrysburg, OH

“So sorry for your loss. It is times like this that families need to gather and remember the good times they have shared with each other, and the many...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Barbara Brown - OH

“My deepest condolences for the family. Beulah was a dear friend for many years. She will be missed by many, love and prayers. ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: Annajane Reffett - McArthur

“She was such a sweet and beautiful lady. I remember that her hair and overall appearance was always flawless. She was a hard worker, at "Little's...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Renee Timms (Womeldorf) - OH

“I am so very sorry for your loss. I spent a tremendous amount of time in, and about Little's Grocery as a small boy and it was an integral part of my...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Scott (Scotty) Brotherton - NC

“So very sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: Jeff and Debbie Taborn

“Saundra, Sharon and families, we're so sorry for your loss. Your Mother leaves us with many memories, beginning when we were children and continuing...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Linda Maerker - Hamden, OH

“So sorry for your loss! Prayers and condolences to all the family! ”
9 of 24 | Posted by: Melvin & Linda Nickell - McArthur, OH

“A precious loved that will be sadly missed. ”
10 of 24 | Posted by: James Coleman - Pikeville, KY

“Deepest sympathy to the family who we have made friendships with thru the years of having Beulah as a wonderful neighbor. ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Glenn and Delight Ward - Wellston, OH

“I am so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. God bless you all at this time and give you comfort ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: Randy Sue (Page) McKeever - OH

“Sending prayers for you and your family. ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: Jan Lucik - Savannah, GA - Friend

“So sorry for your loss your Mom was a special lady. She will be missed. we are sending love and prayers to your family. ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: carolyn stafford - reynoldsburg, OH

“So sorry to hear of your loss. Beulah was a great lady. I have the best memories of her from church and Eastern Star. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Judy Bishop - McArthur, OH

“Very sorry ”
16 of 24 | Posted by: Beverly Wolfe - Creola, OH

“Very sorry ”
17 of 24 | Posted by: Ronna Karns - Creole, OH - Friend

“I'm so sorry for you loss. Aunt Beulah was a great person. ”
18 of 24 | Posted by: Lillian (Ratliff) Byerly - NC

“Rest in Eternal Peace with your Savior ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: Gary (J..R.) Van Bibber - Logan, OH

“So sorry to hear about Beulah. She was a wounderful woman whom I had the pleasure of knowing in my childhood. Prayers for the family. ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: Renate Isaac - Hamden, OH

“sorry for your loss ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Kirt Ward - Wellston, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers to all. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Mike and Rhonda Dutcher - Hamden, OH

“So sorry for your loss ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Jeanne Bell - McArthur, OH

“My condolences to the family. I have such fond memories of Mrs Little and her husband Otis. Their grocery, church, school and community events. It's...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Keith reasor - Northglenn, CO


Beulah M. Little, age 92, of Wellston, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born May 12, 1924 in Wolf Pit, Kentucky to the late Lonza J. Ratliff and Tennessee Kinney Ratliff. Beulah was the former owner and operator, along with her husband, of Little's Grocery in Hamden. She was a high school graduate who was proud of the fact that she was a school teacher during World War II. During her earlier years when her health permitted, Beulah enjoyed cooking, quilting and working in her flower gardens. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star Grand Chapter #207 in Wilkesville and attended the former Wills Chapel Church. Beulah is survived by 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Saundra and Jerold Allman of Hamden and Sharon and Charlie Ruckel of Hamden; 6 grandchildren, Avery Allman, Vivian Radabaugh (Bryan), Betsy Allman (Jon), Tobi Ruckel (Marie), Travis Ruckel (Shawna) and Josh Ruckel (Bethany); 12 great-grandchildren, Tori, Brett, Megan, Hannah, Zoe, Ty, Jenna, Rowan, Reese, Tanner, Devon and River; brother, Forrest Ratliff of Oakwood, Va.; sister, Shelvia Little (Don) of Pikeville, Ky., as well as several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Beulah was preceded in death in 1994 by her husband, Otis Little, whom she married on September 18, 1945; and siblings, Gladys Helton, Aubrey Ratliff and Auburn Ratliff. Calling hours will be Friday from 4 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Saturday at 1 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Pastor David McKnight officiating. Burial will follow in the Hamden Cemetery.

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