Mr. Littlejohn was born in Union, June 29, 1927, a son of the late Thomas W. and Lillian M. Smith Littlejohn. He was retired from Milliken, Co., and was a veteran of the US Navy having served during World War II. Mr. Littlejohn was a member of Ottaray Baptist Church where he was instrumental in the building of the church and had served as a Deacon. Mr. Littlejohn was also a Mason.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters, Donna L. Sweezy of Union and Beverly L. Smith and husband Smitty of Jonesville; one son, Wendell Littlejohn of the home; two brothers, Darrell Brent Littlejohn and wife Ann of Union and Joe Ed Littlejohn and wife Linda of Buffalo; two grandchildren, Jason Sweezy and wife Rebecca and Taylor Smith; two great-grandchildren, Cade and Jake Sweezy.
Mr. Littlejohn was predeceased by a brother, Bill Littlejohn.
Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, 2011, at Ottarary Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Benny Green, Rev. Ralph Brown and Rev. Jerry Lawson. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens with Masonic Rites.
Active pallbearers will be Jeff Littlejohn, Lee Littlejohn, Michael Littlejohn, Tommy Littlejohn, Joey Littlejohn, Mason Caldwell, T.J. Hopper and Jeff Gault.
The following are asked to assemble at the church to form the honorary escort: Roger Wade, Fred Shirley, Harold Lawson, Ermy Wilson, Mike Carter, Ron Ellis, Francis Ellis, and Johnny Hagan.
Visitation will be held 2-3 p.m. Sunday at the church prior to the services.
Memorials may be made to the Union Co. Relay for Life or to Ottaray Baptist Church, Lowe St., Union, SC, 29379.
The family will be at the home, 310 W. Hillcrest Ave., Union.
The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc.