Longtime Tyler businessman dies

Walden "Red" Little
Walden "Red" Little

By Molly Reuter - bio | email

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - He moved to East Texas in 1950 and has had a strong presence in the Tyler community ever since. Walden "Red" Little passed away Wednesday morning at the age of 89.

Little is best known for his insurance company in Tyler, Red Little Insurance Agency, which is now known as Combined Agency. Little also held several civic roles in the community. In the 1960's he served as mayor for two six-month terms. He also served on the UT Health Science Center of Tyler Development Board and the Tyler Junior College Foundation board of directors.

Little's funeral services are pending with Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home.

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