Mattie M. Marshall

Mattie M. Marshall, 88, of Kansas City, Kan., died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at her home.  Mattie was born April 29, 1924, in Ozark, Ark., to Jim and Esther Walls. Mattie married Floyd H. Waite and had five sons, Floyd, Jim, Larry, Roger and Carl. Mattie married William B. Marshall and had one daughter, Cindy Wiggins. Mattie worked for Riches Coin Laundry Mat for 39 years. Mattie is preceded in death by her husbands and two brothers, Sidney and J.C. Walls. Survivors include her six children; one brother, Homer Walls; three sisters, Betty Jean Claunts, Aliene Cody and Wanda Mae; and numerous grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Evans and Miller Funeral Home Chapel in Poteau. Burial will be in the Green Hill Cemetery, Cameron. Porter Funeral Home and Crematory, Kansas City, Kan., is handling arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at obituaries are on Page 3A