Emma L. Mathis

Emma L. Mathis, of Forest Park, passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2012.

A service will be held at Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors on Saturday, March 10, at 2 p.m. Bryan Pope will officiate. Interment will follow at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. The family will be accepting friends TODAY (Friday), from 5 p.m., to 8 p.m.

Survivors include her daughter, Kathy Pope (Ricky), of Forest Park; son, Harold Mathis, of Forest Park; brother, Samuel Thompson, of Brandon, Miss.; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Brushy Knob Baptist Church, 455 Gardner Road, Stockbridge, Ga. 30281. Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, Morrow, Ga., is in charge of arrangements, (770) 961-2828. Visit www.thomasscroggsfuneraldirectors.com, to express online condolences.