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Mattie Leona DeMoss Rivers

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Mattie Leona DeMoss Rivers Obituary
Mattie Leona DeMoss


Plain Dealing / Springhill, LA - Funeral services for Mrs. Mattie Leona DeMoss Rivers, age 95, will be held 2:00 P.M. Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Bailey Funeral Home Chapel in Springhill with Chaplin Buster Bailey officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Plain Dealing, LA under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Springhill, LA.

Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, at Bailey Funeral Home.

Mrs. Rivers was born on June 3, 1917 in Plain Dealing to Arthur R. and Bettie Barnett DeMoss and passed away on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 in Springhill. She was a lifelong resident of this area, a member of the Plain Dealing Baptist Church and a homemaker. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jeff Donald Rivers on September 7, 1985; her brother, Arthur Curtis DeMoss and sister, Theo Warner.

She is survived by son, Steven Donald Rivers of Sarepta, LA; grandson, James Donald Rivers and wife, Kelli of Clinton, MS; great-grandchildren, Brooke and Cameron and a niece, D'anne McGown of Beaumont, TX.

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Published in Shreveport Times on Jan. 2, 2013
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