Deacon Homer Mattox Sr.

Deacon Homer Mattox, Sr.

SHREVEPORT, LA - Homegoing Celebration for Deacon Homer Mattox, Sr., 81, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, 410 North Circle, Bossier City, LA., Pastor Melvin M. Perry officiating. Interment will be at the Northwest La. Veterans Cemetery on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.

Family hour will be Friday, November 30, 2012 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church.

Deacon Mattox was born June 7, 1931 and departed this life Thursday, November 22, 2012. Homer retired from the United States Air Force and AT&T/Avaya after over thirty years of service and employment.

He leaves to mourn a special grandson/son whom he raised, Albert Christopher Gladney and special granddaughter Sherica Newson, great granddaughter, Cirsten Newson-Spencer, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Homer was a friend to all who knew him and will be greatly missed.


Published in Shreveport Times on Nov. 30, 2012