Kathleen MathersonFebruary 26, 1928 ~ July 14, 2017 (age 89)
Sylacauga, AL - Funeral service for Kathleen Matherson, 89, will be Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Talladega Springs Full Gospel Tabernacle with Bro. Joe Kelley officiating. She will lie in state one hour prior to service time. Burial will be in Talladega Springs Cemetery in Talladega Springs, AL.
Mrs. Matherson passed away Friday, July 14, 2017 at Sylacauga Health and Rehab. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Dolphus Clark and Edna Clark; son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth (Ken) and Carol Matherson; grandson, Gregory Matherson Jr.; granddaughter, Jennifer Matherson; granddaughter, Crystal Matherson; two brothers, Lewis Simmons and Robert Clark; two sisters, Jewel Lee and Mattie Lee Davis; and her companion, Jerry Lovelace.
Mrs. Matherson was a member of the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Talladega Springs. She was known for her love of traveling, sewing, making clothing, and or any type of costume. She was also known for her love for her dog, Honey.
She is survived by her five sons, Jerry Matherson wife Ronni, Tony Matherson wife Sally, Steve Matherson, Tom Matherson and friend Resa, and Greg Matherson; step-son, Jerry Lovelace Jr.; three daughters, Angie Sims husband Joe, Deb Waller husband Darrell, and Karen McMahon husband Jim; five brothers, James Clark wife Fran, Berle Clark wife Rochelle, Cecil Clark, Charlie Clark wife Chris, and Pete Clark wife Shirley; 25 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Allen Sims, David Sims, Caleb McMahon, Stoney Matherson, Ryan Sims, and Chris Matherson.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Lovelace Jr. and Chris McCain.
Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.radneysmith.com.
Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.