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 Christine <I>McClendon</I> Mathews

Christine McClendon Mathews

McNairy County, Tennessee, USA
Death 5 Nov 2012 (aged 86)
Kennedale, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Burial Plainview, Hale County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100337117 · View Source
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Christine McClendon Mathews, 86, formerly of Plainview, passed away at home in Kennedale on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Plainview Memorial Park with Pastor Joe Weldon officiating. Funeral service arrangements are under the direction of Wood-Dunning. There will a family visitation at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at the funeral home before the service.

Ada Christine McClendon Mathews was born June 14, 1926, in McNairy County, Tenn., to Sep. D. and Ada Toy (Archer) Scott. Christine and B.W. McClendon were married on Oct. 4, 1947, in Corinth, Miss. He preceded her in death on June 2, 1985. After B.W.'s death she married Benny Mathews. Christine spent her life in service as a licensed vocational nurse, working at the hospital in Plainview then as a private-care home health nurse. She retired in December 1996. Christine was a member of Date Street Baptist Church, and later at Parkview Baptist Church. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Christine is survived by three sons: Garry McClendon and wife Jana, Bray W. McClendon and wife Nancy, and Michael McClendon and his Marsha; one daughter, Carol McClendon Carrell and husband Mike; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband B.W. McClendon; her brother S.D. Scott Jr.; three sisters, Thelma Askew, Nellie Gilliland and Doris Holloway; one grandchild; and one great-grandchild.

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Published in Plainview Daily Herald from November 7 to November 8, 2012




  • Created by: Janice Williams Langley
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100337117
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Christine McClendon Mathews (14 Jun 1926–5 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100337117, citing Plainview Memorial Park, Plainview, Hale County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Janice Williams Langley (contributor 46826182) .