In Memorium

Shirley "Red" Dean Mattison

Shirley “Red” Dean Mattison, 87, of Duluth, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2023. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. at the Duluth First United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. C. Kay Fuino officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday, January 21, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the church.

Mr. Mattison, a native of Duluth, GA was a member of the Duluth First United Methodist Church.

Preceded in death by his wife, Faye Mattison, he is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Donna Mattison of Lilburn, GA; daughters and sons-in-law, Pam and Jerry Free of Alma, GA, Linda Gail and Junior Passmore of Gainesville, GA, Karen and Ray Hodges of Talking Rock, GA; 8 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial gifts be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 8th Avenue, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10001, or online at