Mattie Mae Stapleton

Born: Tue., Oct. 20, 1931
Died: Fri., Feb. 21, 2020


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Feb. 26, 2020
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Feb. 27, 2020
Location: Peebles Curry Memorial Chapel

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Mattie Mae Stapleton, age 88, of Swainsboro, GA, on Friday, February 21, 2020, at Pruitt Health Nursing Home.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 11:00 AM  at  Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. John Hancock officiating.

Interment will be in the Forest Lawn Cemetery

The family will receive friends at Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors,Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 6-8:00 PM.     

Pallbearers are: Gauge Coxwell, Thomas Hancock, Freddy Allen and Willie Screws.

Mrs. Stapleton was born October 20, 1931 in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, GA to the late Joe and Mae Allen Stapleton. She was a homemaker and loved animals. She enjoyed helping on the farm at a young age. In her later years she loved singing in church and playing bingo. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Lucian Stapleton.

Survivors Include:

Her Brother: William Stapleton and his wife, Sharada of Pinellis Park, FL

Her First Cousins: Willie Screws of Hayesville, NC and Nancy Atkins of Swainsboro, GA

Her Third and Fifth Cousins: Ricky Screws, his wife Candi, and their children, Haley Buxton and Hannah Screws all of Swainsboro; Haley Blackwell and Missy Newsome, also of Swainsboro, GA

Nephews: Don Stapleton of Merritt Is., FL and Dewayne Stapleton of Gowanda, NY

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Mattie Mae Stapleton of Swainsboro, GA.







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