March 4, 1930 - April 9, 2021
Mattie Mae Lovvorn Fortner, 91, of Wildwood, GA, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, April 9, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Mattie Mae was born in Huntsville, AL on March 4, 1930 to the late E.R. & Cora Mae Small Lovvorn. She worked for many years in the textile business, retiring from Nation Hosiery Mill in 1992. Mattie was a faithful member of the Tiftonia Holiness Church and was most happy when she was in church and with her family. Her kind and sweet spirit was a blessing to all those that she came into contact with and she will be sorely missed. Sister Mattie was preceded in death by her husband, James Aubrey Fortner, and siblings, Jewel, Lowell, Vincent, Ray, & Natalie Lovvorn, & Joyce Ann Walls. Left to cherish her memory are her children James & Judy Fortner, Kenny & Jennie Fortner, Ray & Sherry Fortner, Barry & Kelli Fortner, Charity & Chris Lowrance; grandchildren, Angela Fortner, Shannon & Stacey Fortner, Samantha & Jason Michaels, Sabrina & David Gilbert, Serena & Josh Holcomb, Dawn & Aaron Kendrick, Abigail Fortner, Clayton & Kellie Lowrance; great-grandchildren, Aydan Fortner, Shiane, Steele, & Shade Fortner, Katrina & Jordan (Brandon) Slay, Kaylie Michaels, Mahaylie, Makenna, Dawson, & Owen Gilbert, Nataleigh & Zeke Holcomb, Whitney & Savannah Craig; special niece, Peggy Jean Wooten; many nieces & nephews. Funeral services for Mrs. Fortner will be held on Monday, April 12th at 1:00 p.m. at the Tiftonia Holiness Church with Rev. Troy Lawson & Rev. Edwin Spurgeon officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Lawn Memorial Park in Bryant, AL with grandchildren serving as pallbearers. Expressions of sympathy may be shared at ryanfuneralhome.net. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1:00 p.m until 9:00 p.m. and Monday from 11:00 a.m. until the service hour at the Tiftonia Holiness Church. Arrangements are by Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory, Trenton, GA.
Mattie Mae Lovvorn Fortner, 91, of Wildwood, GA, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, April 9, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Mattie Mae was born in Huntsville, AL on March 4, 1930 to the late E.R. & Cora Mae Small Lovvorn. She... View Obituary & Service Information
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