Jun. 19, 2012 Southside Etowah County Alabama, USA
Mattie (Mama Barnes, Mama Zander) was known for her deep love for children, her sincere concern for others, and the kindness she demonstrated to all she met. She spread so much joy with her great sense of humor. She loved her Lord, her church, and her family. She was a shining example of Christianity and faithfulness. She was first rate cook and made the best cream corn on earth. She was loved by all who knew her. She was employed by Southside United Methodist Church for many years. After retirement she was a child care provider and worked for A&G Fence Company until 2010. She has been a member of Southside United Methodist Church since 1972.