Mrs. Mattie Peterson Ryans 86, of 1331 Florida Avenue widow of Mack Ryans, Sr. passed Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at her home. She was born in Edgefield SC August 20, 1927 a daughter of the late Ralph Peterson and Vicer Walker Peterson.
She was a member of Springfield Baptist Church
Surviving are four sons, Mack Ryans, Jr. (Thelma), Freddie B. Ryans, Tommie Lee Ryans, and Jerry Ryans (Deborah) all of Greenwood, three daughters, Geneva Harrison, Mattie Belle Harrison, and Sandra Ryans all of Greenwood; 12 grandchildren and a host of great grandchildren , other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2pm Monday, February 10, 2014 at Springfield Missionary Baptist Church, Edgefield, SC with Rev. C. Moses Myers Pastor and Presiding and Rev. Robert McClinton officiating
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers and Flower bearers will be friends and family.
The family will receive friends at the Springfield Missionary Baptist Church from 1-2 pm on Monday.
There will be no public viewing for Mrs. Ryans.
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Ryans family.