William “Beaver” Littrell Sr, 60, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, died Friday December 23, 2011 at his residence. He was born December 7, 1951 at St. Louis, Missouri to the late Samuel Littrell and Bonnie Hatcher Littrell.

On June 21, 1980 he was married to Sharon Kay Nelson. She preceded him in death on April 9, 1992.

Survivors include one son, Darrell Littrell and wife Danielle of Poplar bluff, Mo., five sisters, Sue Littrell , Carolyn Shepherd and Kay Fain, all of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, Bobbie Smith of Joshua Texas, and Ginny Lindsey of Dupo, Ill; One brother Gary Littrell of Farmington, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, parents and one sister, Gloria Goodwin and one brother Sam “Jr” Littrell.

Visitation for Mr. Littrell will be held from 11:00 am till 1:00 p.m. Friday December 30, 2011 at the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel in Neelyville, Mo. Funeral will follow at 1:00 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in the Kinsey Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Williams officiating.