Obituary: Molly Lyttle


Molly Lyttle, 83, of Noblesville died on Jan. 22, 2014 at Riverview Hospital. Born June 8, 1930 in Pennington Gap, Va., she was the daughter of A.J. and Addie (Harris) Napier.

She and her late husband, Ray, lived the American dream when they moved to Indiana from Virginia, and started and maintained Lyttle Rentals, a company that is still going strong today. She was extremely hard working, and even more generous, and loved her family dearly. She enjoyed gardening and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughter, Trecia (Monte) Mathews; son, Ray (Patrice) Lyttle Jr.; grandchildren, Rick (Tammy) Shell, Melissa (Tom) Brenneman, Rob (Abbey) Ward, Jill (Michael) Haenning and Jeffrey (Janae) Lyttle; great-grandchildren, Mara and Mandy Shell, Sarah and Jack Brenneman and Danielle and Nora Haenning; and great-great-granddaughter, Annabelle Heliotis.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Lyttle, Sr.; brothers, Olin Farmer and Steve Napier; and sister, May Ricker.

A private service was held at Randall & Roberts Funeral Home.