Margaret Ann Mathes, age, 69, 5710 Lennox Avenue, Jacksonville, FL passed away Monday, July 7, 2014 in the Johnson City Medical Center Hospital fo llowing an extended illness. She was a native of Unicoi County and a daughter of the late Troy and Dessie Shehan Tittle. Ms. Mathes was a legal assistant prior to her retirement. She was of the Pentecostal faith. Ms. Mathes thoroughly enjoyed life surrounded by her family and friends. She loved attending family reunions and the Erwin Apple Festival.
Other than her parents, Ms. Mathes was preceded in death by her brother, Bobby Jack Tittle.
Ms. Mathes is survived by her daughter, Dina Gillespie, Erwin, two brothers: Roscoe Tittle, and wife, Diane, Jonesborough; Donald Eugene Tittle, Chuckey, two sisters: Arlene Harris, Erwin; Barbara Jean Smallwood, Springfield, Missouri, four grandsons: Anthony Kyle; Avery Kyle; Aarron Kyle; Avaunta' Gillispie, one granddaughter, Beverly Barner, seven great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and several special great nieces and nephews also survive.
The family celebrated Ms. Mathes' life in a private ceremony, July 8, 2014 at noon.
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Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Mathes family during their time of need. (423) 743-1380.