|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 1999|
Deaconess Mattie Bluford Leopold was born to the Late Lucien and Plummie Anderson Bluford of Bonita,Louisiana on Feb.12.1925.To this union of sixteen children.8 daughter and 8 sons. 1932 she received Christ at St Mark MBC of Bonita, La. under the leadership of Rev.Bland.
On October 3,1943 she married Roosevelt Leopold, Sr to this Holy Matrimony nine children was born. 7 daughter and 2 sons.In 1943 she moved her membership to Cherry Hill #2 MBC to be with her husband.
Deaconess Mattie Kept an unwavering Baptist Faith,dedication,commitment,and faithfulness.She remain faithful and loyal to her Baptist faith until God's Angel whisked her away.
She leave to cherish her precious and fond memories,her devoted husband fifty-five years Roosevelt Leopold,Sr.7 daughters Mary (Charles)Pondexter,Ada(Ricky)George of Baltimore,Md.,Evon L.Buchanan,Golden(George)Dade,of Baton Rouge, La.Melon(Alfred)Irving,Shirley(Antone)Beeks of Los Angeles,Ca.Rosie L.Sanders of Mer Rouge,La. 2 sons,Roosevelt(Mildred)Leopold,Marshall(Wyletta)Leopold of Baton Rouge,La. 22 grandchildren,24 great grandchildren. Two Sister Lillie(Willie)Wallace of Los Angeles,Ca.Selena Lewis of Bastrop,La. One sister in law Chrisanna Leopold of Los Angeles,Ca. One God-daugther Edna(Kenny)Moore of Mer Rouge,La.She help to raised and love as her own a niece Plummie Ware and nephew Harvis Harris of Milwaukee,Wi, First cousin Linnie(frank)Mcclinton of Houston, Texas.a host of nieces,nephew,numerous relative,friends,neighbors,and church members.
She preceded in death by her parents Lucien and Plummie Bluford,5 sisters, and 7 brothers .Mother we are still taken care of Daddy (Roosevelt) as you ask us to.Love you and miss you dearly.
Lucien Bluford (1881 - 1951)
Plummie Anderson Bluford (1886 - 1945)
Mary Leopold Pondexter (1944 - 2007)*
Evon Leopold Buchanan (1945 - 2009)*
Melon Ruth Leopold Irving (1946 - 2006)*
Lucinda Bluford (1857 - 1910)*
James Bluford (1914 - 1946)*
Isaac Bluford (1916 - 1978)*
John D. Bluford (1918 - 1965)*
Joseph Bluford (1919 - 1989)*
David Bluford (1923 - 1965)*
Mattie Bluford Leopold (1925 - 1999)
Cherry Hill # 2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Ada Leopold-George
Record added: Oct 18, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12090925