CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Mattie M. Moore, 83, formerly of Portageville, died Jan. 8 2013, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Oct. 25, 1929, in Caruthersville, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Ever Lenar Adams.
Survivors include: three sons, James Samelton of Colorado Springs, Colo., Hilyard Winters Jr. of Portageville and Isom Winters of Cape Girardeau; nine daughters, Willie Beatroce Watson of Cape Girardeau, Angela Adams and Patricia Hamilton of Houston, Texas, Jan Saxton Holmes of Portageville, Mattie Mae Thomas of St. Louis, and Rose Mary Smith, Sheila Winters, Ever Lenar Winters and Virginia Ada Poindexter of Memphis, Tenn.; two brothers, Isom Nelson of Colorado Springs and Sylvester Veasey of Chicago; 54 grandchildren and several great- and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Evelyn Marie Mary Lee Saxton Hicks; and two brothers, Eunice Griggs and Willie B. Nelson.
Visitation is from noon until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Temple of God's Glory Church in Portageville with the Rev. Paul Neal officiating.
Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery with DeLisle Funeral Home of Portageville in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at www.delislefuneralhome.net.