Dateline: August 16, 2001


Graveside services for Lloyd Daniel Littlefield, age 82, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 9, 2001, in Jericho Cemetery.  Burial was held in Jericho Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., in Clarendon.

Mr. Littlefield died Monday, August 6, 2001, in Groom.  He was born February 18, 1919, in Sunset, Wise County, Texas.  He was a Wheeler Country resident until age seven when his family moved to Wayside.  He moved from Jericho to Groom in 1970.  He married Verda Lee James on May 31, 1941, at Panhandle.  He had been a farmer and rancher most of his life.  He served in the US Army Air Corps during World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Verda Littlefield of Groom; three sons, Lloyd Littlefield of McLean, Leroy Littlefield of Rosenberg, and Jerry Littlefield of Waelder, Texas; one brother, John Littlefield of Muleshoe; seven grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.

Casket bearers were Russell Littlefield, Jim Bob Adams, John McMordie, Mark Littlefield, and Greg Littlefield, all grandsons of Mr. Littlefield.

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