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Vivian Rust Littleton

January 28, 1933 ~ January 22, 2018 (age 84)

Mrs. Vivian Rust Littleton of Millsboro, DE passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018 at Beebe Medical Center.  She was 84 years old.


She was born on January 28, 1933 in Millsboro, DE to the late Thomas A. Rust and Ida E. Timmons Rust.  She was a graduate of Millsboro High School Class of 1951.  She went to Delaware Tech in Georgetown, DE and retired from H. B. Mitchell & Co. where she worked as a tax accountant for 30 years. Vivian had an unwavering faith in God. She was a lifetime member of Zoar United Methodist Church, Zoar U. M. Women, and she also volunteered after her retirement at East Millsboro Elementary School, Christian Store House and Meals on Wheels. She loved reading, sharing conversations with friends, always helping others who were in need, watching travel and cooking shows, and enjoyed the variety of seasonal birds feeding at her outdoor feeders.    


She was a very loving mother, grand-mother and friend to everyone. She thought the best of everyone, was dedicated, strong willed and always put the needs of others before herself.  She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew her.


She is survived by two children, Chris Littleton and his wife Celeste of Midlothian, VA and Karen Hearn and her husband Jerry of Millsboro, DE, along with three grandchildren, Stacie Street and her husband Mario, Michael Littleton and Brendan Littleton and one great granddaughter, Trista Street. 


A funeral service will be held at 12:00 PM on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, DE 19966, where friends may call form 10 AM – 12 PM for viewing and visitation.  Burial will follow at the Millsboro Cemetery. Pastor Martha Callaway will officiate.


In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Zoar United Methodist Church, c/o Carisa Pepper, 24491 Gravel Hill Road, Millsboro, DE  19966.







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