Mattie B. Rowell, 93, of Danville, passed this life at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital.
She was born Sept. 30, 1920, in Sledge, Miss. Mattie was the daughter of Anderson and Frances McCullough Rowell.
Mattie loved the Lord and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
She leaves to cherish her memory: a daughter, Annie B. (John) Glover of Danville; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded by her parents; a grandson, Jonta Glover; a granddaughter, Tirya Matchem; 12 brothers and sisters.
A home-going celebration will commence at noon Wednesday, June 18, at New Life Church of Faith, 1419 N. Bowman Ave. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Officiating: Elder Frederick I. Leek. Interment will be at Sanhill Memorial Park. Leek & Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to www.leekandsonsfuneralhome.com.