In loving memory of Karen Sue Littlefield December 29, 1943 – April 21, 2023
It is with deep sorrow that we share the passing of our mother Karen Sue Littlefield affectionately known as Miss L at the age of 79 of Acworth, GA.
Karen passed away peacefully in Rochester, MN at Mayo Hospital with family by her bedside. Karen was born December 29, 1943 in Concord, CA. She was the daughter of Frank James Littlefield of Arkansas and Mary Louise (Anderson) of Texas. She’ll be joining them along with her brother James Merrill Littlefield.
Karen graduated from Mt. Diablo High School in Concord, CA. in 1961. After high school she worked at the family grocery store owned by Walter Little and Mary (Anderson) Littlefield. It was while working at the family store she met Richard E. McCallson and soon after they started a family. She later worked for the Railroad, Fluke Corporation and eventually starting her own successful business called Miss L’s Sandwich Shop currently in Acworth, Georgia for 22 years now.
When she wasn’t working, she enjoyed traveling, shopping, sewing, crafts, gardening, baking and most of all her grand and great grandchildren.
We say goodbye to our beloved mom. We know she’s in a better place. Until we meet again mom, thanks for all the memories, love and laughter.
Karen’s surviving family includes her 4 children: Nina(McCallson) & Terry Taylor, Lisa McCallson, Angeline(McCallson) & Gil Padilla and her son James McCallson, her grandchildren Stephanie Finerty-Keefer, Dan & Holly Taylor, Tyler & Katrina Hadlock, Jordan & Madison Bergeson, Ryan & Natalie Bergeson, Savanna Milk, Madelyn (Milk) Comstock, Jonah & Maria Padilla, Laura & Alvaro Santistevan, Adam Padilla and 11 great grandchildren.
She is also survived by her niece Laura (Littlefield) Greene and nephew Jay Littlefield. She was preceded in death by her father, mother and brother.
A Celebration of Life will take place @ 1pm May 6th at The Cowan Historic Mill 4271 Southside Drive Acworth, GA. 30102
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be sent to The American Heart Association in honor of the deceased.
Funeral services are being directed by Georgia Funeral Care, Acworth, GA