"Show me the manner in which a nation cares for it's dead and I will measure with mathematical exactness the tender mercies of it's people, their respect for the laws of the land and their loyalty to high ideals."
Honea Path- Rev Eddy Ray Mattison, 66, husband of Donna Ridge Mattison of Anderson Circle died Monday, December 10, 2018 at AnMed Health Medical Center.
Born in Anderson, he was the son of the late William Ray and Rosa Lee Holliday Mattison. Rev. Mattison had been ordained at Mt Bethel Baptist Church in Belton. During his ministry he had served Belulah Baptist of Fountain Inn, Flat Shoals Baptist of Hartwell, Ga, and Poplar Springs Baptist of Iva. After retiring he served as interim pastor at Mt Bethel Church and was active with the Masters Mission Ministries.
In addition to his wife of the home he is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Chiquola Baptist Church with Rev. Ronnie Powell, Rev. Darrell Rooks and Rev. Joe Black officiating. Burial will follow in Garden of Memories.
The family is at the home and will receive friends from 1-2 P.M. Wednesday at the church prior to the service. In lieu of flowers memories may be made to The Masters Mission Ministries, Box 50593, Greenwood, S.C. 29649. Online condolences may be made at www.ParkerWhitePruitt.com
The Masters Mission Ministries
PO Box 50593, Greenwood SC 29649