NEW MADRID - Mattie Hallman, 84, died July 7, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare in New Madrid.
Born July 10, 1921, in Tupelo, Miss., to the late Jim and Fannie Black Bledsoe, she was a member of the Church of God in Christ in Parma.
Survivors include: four nephews, Larry Bledsoe of the state of Oklahoma; Freddie Bledsoe, Ruben Bledsoe and Sherman Bledsoe, all of E. St. Louis, Ill.; and two nieces, Lisa Bledsoe of E. St. Louis, and Lila Bledsoe of New Madrid.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, David L. Owens and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation is from 1 until time of services at 2 p.m. Sunday at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid. The Rev. Lawrence Williams will officiate.
Burial will follow in Macedonia Cemetery in Malden.