After a long period of declining health, Doris Christine Little died at home on March 11, 2009, one day after turning 85. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Colonial Heights United Methodist Church. Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will follow at East Lawn Memorial Park. Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport, is in charge.