Posted: Thursday, May 5, 2011 2:51 pm
The Messenger, May 5, 2011
Mattie Maurine (Nelson) Mason, 85, of Troy died April 30, 2011, at Union City Manor Nursing Home.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Ebenezer Cemetery near Troy, with the Rev. Fred Thomas officiating. The family will receive friends from 1-1:30 p.m. Friday at White & Mahon Funeral Home in Troy.
She was born April 17, 1926, in Obion County, daughter of the late C.J. and Truma (Wade) Nelson. She was a homemaker and a member of Ebenezer Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Hilda and Dennis Grana of Park City, Ill., Bertha and Phil Smith of Apopka, Fla., and Martha and John Deland of Lemon, S.D.; two sons and her daughter-in-law, David and Sherry Mason of Cushing, Okla., and Calvin Mason of Troy; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Larry Mason.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.