Mattie Pearl Jones (nee Greer), 69, of Lorain, passed away unexpectedly at her home Sunday, November 4, 2012. She was born June 6, 1943 in Nashville, Tennessee and had been a longtime resident of Lorain.
Mattie was a graduate of Lorain High School and had worked for the Lorain Towel Supply Co. and Community Health Partners, before retiring. She was a member of Cathedral of Praise Worship Center in Lorain. She loved reading poetry and praising the Lord. She also enjoyed walking, doing yard work and having family cookouts.
She will be sadly missed by her sister, Linda Berger (nee Gamble) of Lorain; her brother, Gilbert Gamble, Jr. of Columbus; a cousin, John Henry (Ethel) Greer of Cleveland; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Mattie was preceded in death by her husband, Luther Jones; mother, Julia A. Greer; stepfather, Gilbert Gamble; and brothers, Paul Greer and Tommy Gamble.
Visitation will be held Saturday, November 10, 2012, from 10 A.M., until time of service at 12 Noon, at Cathedral of Praise Worship Center, 4545 Elyria Ave., Lorain, 44055. District Elder, Melvin Brown, is officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.