Mattie Lee Corbitt

Mattie Lee Corbitt, 93, of Magazine, passed from this life on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in Booneville. She was born Feb. 11, 1920 in LeMasa, Texas to Charles Luther and Ruth Roberson Wiggins.

She was a mother and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking and sewing and reading.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Howell C. Corbitt; one son, Charles Clifton Corbitt; and five brothers and one sister.

A funeral service was held Monday, July 15, at Roberts Funeral Home in Booneville with burial in Ellington Cemetery in Magazine, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.

She is survived by two daughters, Linda Westmoreland and husband Norris of Magazine, and Donna Hartwell and husband Terry of Ione; one son, Bobby Corbitt and wife Sharon of Laporte, Colo.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Kenneth Westmoreland, Raymond Westmoreland, M.L. Wilkins, Bill Loyd, Shelburne Bryant and Lonnie Witt. Honorary pallbearers were Alfred Gordon, Ruben Johnson, Dan Jones and Don Myers.