Mattie Lee Wiles

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Mattie Lee Wiles, 90, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg.

Mrs. Wiles was a native of Toronto, Canada, and daughter of the late Charles R. and Jennie Bell Powell. She moved to Lewisburg in 1945 with her husband and son, Buddy, from Wilmington, N.C. She loved Tennessee and the Wiles family of 15 children. She retired from Venus Pencil Company after 30 years of employment. She was of the Christian faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Herbert "Honey" Wiles Sr., in 1978, and a daughter, Carol Alford, in 1989.

She is survived by her daughter, Ann Brown of Lewisburg; two sons, Buddy (Diane) Wiles of Lewisburg and Joe (Marilyn) Wiles of Lewisburg; nine grandchildren, Leeann Lewis, Angie Wiles, Jamie Alford, Julie (Jackie) Welch, Jason Alford, Jeff Wiles, Joey (Ashley) Wiles, Matt Wiles, and Lindsay Brown; and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Bethlehem Cemetery.

The family will be London Funeral Home from 4 until 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday until the funeral hour for visitation.

You may make donations to the charity of your choice.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.