Lillie Mae Matthews

Lillie Mae Matthews

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Lillie Mae Matthews

Lillie Mae Matthews

May 13, 1934
to
May 15, 2018

Lillie Mae Matthews 84 departed this life on May 15, 2018 was born to Robert Crane and Gracie Crane on May 13, 1934 in Bienville Parish, LA. She was the ninth child of fourteen children.

Lillie moved to Kansas City, KS. To be with her sister Carrie (Crane) Malone in 1953. She met the love her life McClellan Matthews Jr. On January 24th, 1955 they were united in matrimony. To this union two daughters and three sons were born.

Lillie was employed by Providence Hospital for many years as a Nurses Aide before retiring in 1999.

Lillie was a devoted and loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother. She loved spending time with family and friends. She played a major role in raising her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

, she was preceded in death by her husband McCellan Matthews Jr. eleven siblings and one grandson. She leaves to cherish her memory two daughters: Angie Matthews and Karen Beverly (Everett) three sons Vincent Matthews (Celeste), Victor Matthews and Vaughn Matthews. Two sisters, Henriett Simmons and Lucille Williams; five grandchildren; along with a host of great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Friday, May 25, 2018 at 10:00 AM

Location:

Salem Baptist Church

1820 North 11th Street., Kansas City, Kansas 66104

Service Details

Date and Time:

Friday, May 25, 2018 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Salem Baptist Church

1820 North 11th Street., Kansas City, Kansas 66104

Interment Details

Interment Type: Cemetery

Chapel Hill Cemetery

Kansas City, KS

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500