Funeral services for Mrs. Georgia L. Matney, 76, of
Knoxville, Tennessee, will be held at 3 P.M. on Friday, May 4,
2012, at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will
follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the Stone
community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5 P.M. – 9 P.
M. and Friday from 12 Noon until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at NHC Health
Care in Oak Ridge, TN.
She was born July 9, 1935, in Gainesboro, TN, to the late
John Hix and Estelle McCoin Hix. She was married to the
late Ermine Matney. She worked in the nursery at the Jackson
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Son: Randy Christopher Matney; 2 Brothers:
Lewis Hix and Harold Hix; and 3 Sisters: Mary Smith, Dorothy
Jones, and an infant sister, Thelma Frances Hix.
Survivors include 1 Son: David and Vickie Matney of
Knoxville, TN; 1 Daughter: Sherrie and Sonny Wilhite of
Columbus, Indiana; 1 Brother: John Hix of Pleasant View, TN;
and 2 Sisters: Edith Brewington of Lebanon, TN, and Paulette
Warner of Castalian Springs, TN. 5 Grandchildren and 9
Great-grandchildren also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
Pallbearers: James Hix, Matt Lynn, Billy Loftis, Dustin Smith,
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home