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In Memory of

Willie E. Mathis

August 9, 1921 - September 10, 2017

Obituary


Willie Ella Mathis, age 96, died peacefully on September 10, 2017 at North Metro Hospital in Jacksonville, AR, after a brief struggle with cancer. Willie was born August 9, 1921, Marianna, AR, the daughter of London and Ella Reader Walker.



Willie is survived by her 5 daughters and 1 son, Bertha Jones; Lena Birmingham; Shirley Kelly (Moses) all of Rochester, NY and Diana Sanders (Napoleon) of Jacksonville, AR; Vertee Porter of Kansas City, KS; Dorothy Tisdale, of Rochester, NY the oldest grandchild of many grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and close...

Willie Ella Mathis, age 96, died peacefully on September 10, 2017 at North Metro Hospital in Jacksonville, AR, after a brief struggle with cancer. Willie was born August 9, 1921, Marianna, AR, the daughter of London and Ella Reader Walker.



Willie is survived by her 5 daughters and 1 son, Bertha Jones; Lena Birmingham; Shirley Kelly (Moses) all of Rochester, NY and Diana Sanders (Napoleon) of Jacksonville, AR; Vertee Porter of Kansas City, KS; Dorothy Tisdale, of Rochester, NY the oldest grandchild of many grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and close friends.



A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at The North Little Rock Church of Christ, 1708 Hwy 161, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72117.



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