Mattie Calloway

Mattie Ella Calloway (Potts)

Wednesday, July 30th, 1930 - Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
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Mattie Ella Calloway, 90, of Highlands, passed away on Monday, August 18, 2020.

Born and raised in Macon County, Mattie was the daughter of the late Arthur B. Potts and Pearl Crane Potts. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Calloway; four children, Rusty Calloway, Joan Morrow, Jane Calloway and Bill Calloway; brother, James “Jimbo” Potts and sister, Lois Keener. Mattie was an active member of Highlands First Baptist Church.

She is survived by eight children, Jack Calloway (Susan), Teresa Calloway Speed (David), Barbara James, Sammie Houston (Bob), Freda Isham, Tony Calloway (Anne) and Gail Reese (Bill) all of Highlands, NC and Celia Williams of Mexico; two sisters, Lina Birch of Washington, DC and Kathleen Roper of Virginia 19 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Highlands Emergency Council, PO Box 974, Highlands, NC 28741.

Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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