WAYCROSS, Ga. –
A memorial service will be held for a Waycross firefighter, Wednesday afternoon, who died in the line of duty early Sunday morning.
Fifty-year-old Lt. Jeff Little was fighting a fire in a vacant house when the roof collapsed.
Little’s colleagues said he made a huge impact everywhere he worked. He earned the reputation as a mentor to many. The night he died, he was training a rookie firefighter as his engine company.
Two people have been arrested and booked in jail on charges of arson and murder.
They are 17-year-old Zachery Thompson and 23-year-old Ronnie Cranford.