MOULTRIE- Rachel Rebecca Mathis Broome, 87, of Moultrie, died Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Colquitt Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Cobb Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in Suncrest Memorial Gardens.
Born April 25, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Wiley William Mathis, and Eva Frances Duckworth Mathis. She was a retired seamstress at Riverside Manufacturing Company, and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her two daughters Doris Broome Beck and Husband Jimmy of Tallahassee, Fla., and Mary Sue Carter of Putney, Georgia. She had seven grandchildren Shane Beck, Chad Beck, Dana Daughtry, Kim Allegood, Tomeika Saxon, Chris Broome, Cindy Kilgore. She had eleven great-grandchildren, and nieces Phylis Cox, Barbara Gaskins, Ann Littleton, Daphine Bass, Louise Darley, and Linda Orgeron. Nephews Wayne Mathis, Mike Broome, LaDon Broome and Doyle Broome.
She was preceeded in death by one son WC Broome Jr.; two grand-sons, Dale Daughtry, and Clint Broome; one sister Marie Wells; three brothers Sam Mathis, Woodrow Mathis and Jacob "Little Jake" Mathis.
The Family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Tuesday at Cobb Funeral Chapel
Arrangements entrusted to Cobb Funeral Chapel.
Cobb Funeral Chapel