David Leon Littleton, 54, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Jackson, passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2021, at his home, after battling a long illness.
Born August 16, 1966, in Cape Girardeau, David was the eighth of ten children born to Robert and Nancy Kent Littleton.
He was a 1984 graduate of Jackson High School and worked 15 years for Cape Girardeau City Cemeteries.
David enjoyed gardening, fishing, playing horseshoes, and loved all God's creatures.
Loving survivors include five siblings, Joesph and Jimmy Littleton and Cheryl Smith of Cape Girardeau, Becky (Stephen) Puchbauer of Perryville, and Rhonda (Richard) Sauerbrunn of Jackson; a sister-in-law, Gene (the late Tim) Littleton of Oak Ridge; nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three adult siblings, Pam Littleton, Tim Littleton, Roger Littleton; and an infant brother, Richard Littleton.
A memorial visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at First Baptist Church in Oak Ridge.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to the American Lung Association, 55 West Wacker Drive, Suite 1150, Chicago, IL 60601 (action.lung.org).
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mccombsfuneralhome.com, navigating to David's obituary page, and clicking on the tribute wall tab.
Cremation accorded by McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
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American Lung Association in Missouri, Clayton
7745 Carondelet Ave., Suite 305, Clayton MO 63105