Mattie Alice (Whitman) Pope

December 27, 1923 ~ January 11, 2021 (age 97)

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Mattie Whitman Pope, 97 of Erwin, passed away at Harnett Woods on Monday, January 11, 2021. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Erwin Memorial Park beginning at 2:00 pm. Rev. Jerome Edwards will be officiating the service. 

A Visitation will be held at West and Dunn Funeral Home of Erwin, NC on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, from 3 to 5 pm. The family will not be present during this time.

Mattie is survived by her children, Kenneth Pope and wife Carolyn of Erwin, Rev. Jerome Pope and wife Ann of Dunn and Becky Hamilton and husband Donnie of Dunn, 9 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, sisters, Grace Nance and husband Tommy, Carolyn Willett and Jo-Ann Reiber and a special niece, Shirley Pate. 

Mattie is preceded in death by her parents, Everette and Lula Whitman, husband, William "Pete" Pope, daughter, Patsy Jackson, granddaughters, Dana and Katina Jones, and great-grandson, David Jones and Jackson Dale Pope.

Memorials may be made to St. Matthews Church PFWB Church, 110 St Matthews Road, Erwin, NC 28339

The family would like to thank the staff of Harnett Woods for their love and kindness you have shown our mother and our family.

In order to stay in compliance with NC COVID Law, we ask that you please practice social distancing measures and wear a mask during all services.

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Services have been entrusted to West and Dunn Funeral Home of Erwin, NC

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Visitation With No Family Present
January 13, 2021

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West & Dunn Funeral Home
904 Lucas Street
Erwin, NC 28339

Graveside Service
January 14, 2021

2:00 PM
Erwin Memorial Park, Erwin

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