Esther Lean Mathis
February 21, 1932 ~ February 27, 2010
Funeral services for Esther Lean Mathis, 78, of Ore City, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 6 at Murray League Baptist Church in Ore City Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery under direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs. Visitation will be Friday afternoon until 4:30 p.m. at the funeral home in Hughes Springs. Mrs. Mathis was born Feb. 21, 1932 in Ore City. She died Feb. 27 at a Longview hospital. She was a member of Cedar Grove Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star. She loved to fish, read and talk on the phone. She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law Mary and Ruben Jr. Stevens of Ore City; and five grandchildren Shelley Mathis, LaShunda Stevens, Natosha Mathis, Shakeena Stevens and Detavian Stevens, all of Ore City, and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Cary Mathis Sr., and three sons Cary Mathis Jr., and twin sons Wilbert and Willie.