Roseanna Littledave, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, passed away on November 9, 2023, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. She was born on December 9, 1956, in Claremore, Oklahoma.
Being a wife and mother was Roseanna's greatest joy in life. She loved cooking for her family and her favorite times were when she was spending time with her grandkids. She had a great sense of humor and loved to make people laugh. Roseanna also loved attending Standing Rock Baptist Church, where she was a member. Her joy for serving the Lord was reflected in her kind and loving personality and everyone loved to be around her. Her favorite pastimes were spending time with family and talking to people on Facebook. Roseanna was also recognized as a fluent speaker of the Cherokee language.
Roseanna was preceded in death by her loving parents Grover and Nina Mae Pigeon. She was also preceded by her grandparents Willie and Nancy Pigeon as well as Grandmother Mary Procter Sapp.
She is survived by her devoted husband Ricky Littledave; her sons Richard Littledave, and Kevin Pigeon, granddaughter Ciara Cagle, grandson Issac Pigeon; brothers Rickie Pigeon and Tammy, Joe Pigeon and Tammy, and Jay Pigeon and Nysa; sister Barbara Hopton and Tony.
Funeral services for Roseanna Littledave will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 16, 2023, at Standing Rock Baptist Church in Salina, Oklahoma with Reverend Jesse Youngbird and Reverend Richard Budder officiating. Burial will follow at Euwasha Cemetery with Richard Littledave, Aaron Hopton, Anthony Hopton, Derrick Budder, Todd Pickup and Curtis Dry serving as casket bearers. A visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 15, 2023, at Shipman's Funeral Home in Pryor. To leave her family a message, please visit her guestbook at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service of Pryor.
Roseanna's warm heart and kind spirit will be dearly missed by all her family and friends.