Elizabeth Matney

Wednesday, January 9, 2002

Elizabeth Matney, 96, of Berryville, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2002, in Berryville.

She was born Dec. 10, 1905, in Enloe, Texas, a daughter of John and Ida May (Robinson) Meadlin.

Mrs. Matney was a charter member of the Westside Christian Church. She was a homemaker.

On Nov. 17, 1941, she married Olen Carson Matney. He preceded her in death. She was also preceded her in death by her parents; three brothers, Charles "Bud" Meadlin, O.L. "Pete" Meadlin, and Keller Meadlin; and three sisters, Artie Formby, Dossie Wheatley, and Lela Tramel.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews; and by many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held on Friday, Jan. 4, at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel, with Pastor Larry Montgomery officiating. Interment followed in the Farmer Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

Memorial donations may be made to Gideons International or to the Westside Christian Church.