In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to: National Kidney Foundation, 10803 Olive Blvd, Suite 200, St. Louis, MO 63141
Mattie M. Maddox, age 90, entered into rest on Saturday, November 12, 2011 at her Dittmer residence. Born June 29, 1921 to the late Merrideth and Mattie (Bush) Alsup in Cottonwood Point, Missouri. She married her late husband, Thomas W. Maddox, Sr. and continued to be a homemaker, raising her loving family. She is survived by sons: Bill (Kathy) Maddox of St. Louis, Larry (Kaaren) Maddox of Dittmer, Jack Maddox of St. Louis, Michael (Katie) Radford of Cedar Hill; daughters: Mattie McMinn of Dittmer, Gracie Chambers of Dittmer and Patricia (Larry) Craden of DeSoto; 25 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons: Thomas Maddox, Jr.,and James Maddox; daughter, Francis Maddox; son-in-law, Randy McMinn; brothers: Buster and James Alsup; and sisters: Mabel Abbott, Ethel Potter and Grace Potter.
Mattie enjoyed taking care of her children and dogs, loved playing rummy and shopping and gardening; she was also a great cook.
Brother Wayne Kuenzle will officiate service.