MOORESBORO- Nellie Bridges "Nell" Matheney, 86, of McCombs Road, Mooresboro, died on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at her residence. A native of Cleveland County, she was born on Dec. 27, 1927, a daughter of the late Roscoe C. Bridges, Sr., and Nola Greene Bridges. She was retired from Cone Mills Corporation and was a member of Cliffside Baptist Church where she worked in the Junior Department in Sunday School for many years. She also loved to garden and grow flowers.
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In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Mal Timmons Matheney; one daughter, Linda Hamrick; one grandson, Matthew Hamrick; one great-grandson, Jordin Hamrick. She is survived by her son, Jimmy Matheney and wife Ann of Spindale; two daughters, Jennifer Hamrick and husband Buddy of Boiling Springs and Judy Thomas and husband Mike of Mooresboro; one sister, Betty Bridges of Shelby; her grandchildren, Allison Flynn and husband Stephen, Resa Houser and husband Kevin, Bly Hamrick and wife Alisa, Chad Matheney and wife Erin, Holly T. Painter and husband Daniel, Laura Hamrick, and Kyle Matheney and wife Casey; her great-grandchildren, David Robinson, Jacob Hamrick, Nathan Flynn, Catherine Matheney, Ella Houser, Noah Flynn, Breanna Bonino, Christian Bonino, and Brendan Hamrick; many nieces and nephews; her special CNA's, Donna Lane, Beth Black and Monika Black.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the church.
Funeral Service: 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at Cliffside Baptist Church.
Officiated By: Rev. Joey Cantrell.
Burial: A private burial will be held at Cleveland Memorial Park.
Funeral Home: McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service is serving the family.
Memorials: Memorial donations are suggested to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, N.C. 28150 or Cliffside Baptist Church, P.O. Box 336, Cliffside, N.C. 28024.
Online Condolences: www.mckinneylandrethcarroll.com
McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service
4076 HWY 221A CLIFFSIDE, NC 28024-0337
Published in Shelby Star on Sept. 3, 2014