Billie Ruth (Cole) Mattson

August 6, 1933 ~ May 28, 2022 (age 88)


Billie Ruth Mattson of West Grove, PA passed away at home on Saturday, May 28, 2022. She was the wife of William E. Mattson, Sr., who passed away July 3, 1997. Billie Ruth was born in Shouns, Tennessee on August 6, 1933 to Charles and Rachel Cole.

She is survived by her children: William (Sue) Mattson Jr., Patricia Barker, David (Veronica) Mattson, Darlene (Art) Ianni, and Richard (Jeanie) Mattson; Her grandchildren: Rhonda Hunter (Kent Breiner), Kevin (Joanna) Mattson, Brandy (Kevin) Weaver, Amber (Scott) Jackson, Cassie (Mark) Pentek; Her great grandchildren Victoria and Austin Mattson, and Cecilia and Cora Weaver; Her brother Robert (Sharon) Ellis, sister Olly Faye Beatty, and sister-in-law Kathleen Hendrickson.  She was known as Mom-Mom Billie to Crystal Taylor, Jodi (Dave) Kane, Nada Fields, Anthony and Adriana Vasquez, and James and Macy Kane. She also has several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Billie was predeceased in death by her husband Bill, son-in-law J. Wayne Barker, sister Maxine Poole, brothers Danny Cole and Billy Joe Cole.

In lieu of flowers please donate to:

National Kidney Foundation

1900 Market St

Suite 800

Philadelphia, PA 19103 

Good Days (Funding for medical co-pay assistance)

2611 Internet Blvd

Suite 105

Frisco, Tx 75034

The family would like to say a special thank you to all her doctors and Penn Health Visiting Nurses and Hospice Group for the great care they provided.


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Graveside Service
June 4, 2022

11:00 AM
St. John's United Methodist Cemetery
595 Lewisville Road
Elkton, Maryland 21911

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