Mattie O. Jones
Written by Daniel Davidson on November 9, 2020
Funeral Services for Mrs. Mattie O. Jones, age 82 of Minden, will be held Wednesday,November 11, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Herringville Baptist Church, in Epps, Louisiana. Bro. Donnie Linson will officiate. Burial will follow at Herringville Baptist Cemetery. Visitation will be held prior to service.
Mattie Jones was born May 15, 1938 in Lepanto, Arkansas to Eddie and Elsie Mae Morrow Mize. She passed away on November 7, 2020, in Minden, Louisiana. Mattie loved knitting, sewing, and reading. She enjoyed being with her friends at the Red Oak Apartments. Mattie was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother, and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Mattie is preceded in death by her parents Eddie and Elsie Mae Mize, and by her brothers, Louis, Danny, and B.J.. Mize.
Left to cherish her memories are her children; Tina Rena Nappier, Vickie Lynn Cravens, Sherri Annette Taylor, and Bobby Morgan, by 8 grandsons, 1 granddaughter, 3 great grandsons, 7 great granddaughters, 1 great-great grandson, and by many nieces, nephews, and other loving family and dear friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. A memorial donation page has been set up at stjude.org in the name of Mattie Mize Jones.
The family expresses a thank you to Town and Country Health and Rehab for taking care of Mattie her last couple of years.