Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Obsequies of Mattie M. Foster Wren

Mattie  M. Foster Wren
Mattie Foster Wren, was born February 18, 1942 in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Celestine and David Foster. She was departed this life April 15, 1972. She was 30 years and 2 months old. She was a member of Gordon Chapel Church until her death.

In 1961 Mattie was married to Walter Wren, Jr. To this union seven children were born: Rodney Calvin, Walter III, Tammy, Tandra, Michele, Nicole and Tiffany Wren.

She is survived by her husband, seven children; mother, Mrs. Celestine Foster; father, Mr. David Foster; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Alex Montgmery, St.; six sisters, Ernestine, Gloriasteen, Elois, Cynthia, Yolanda and Lisa; nine brothers; Larry, Raymond, Danny, Jonathan, Joathan, Jessie, Michael, Bolivar and Duglas Warren. A host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, relatives and friends.

Notes: Mattie M. Foster Wren funeral services was held on April 19, 1972 at Gordon Chapel Church in Amite, Louisiana. Rev. Alexander Richardson, Minister. Submitted by: Rev. Raymond Foster, Sr.
From the obituary collection of the late Deloris Levy and her mother the late Coltidle Aaron Zanders.