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Mrs. Mattie Harris McDonald

Mrs. Mattie Harris McDonald, 76, of Southern Pines, North Carolina, died Thursday, January 7, 2021, at FirstHealth/Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst, North Carolina.


Mrs. McDonald was a longtime member of Harrington Chapel FWB Church.  She was involved in various community organizations and was a retiree from the NC Department of Public Safety after 32 years of service.


Survivors: Children, Phillip McLellan (Willette), Vana Barber, and Tangela Upchurch; six grandchildren; eight great- grandchildren; sister, Patricia H. Newton; and other relatives and friends.

Service Details


Private Graveside Service

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

1:00 PM



Mt. Hope Cemetery

405 West Morganton Road

Southern Pines, North Carolina

Masks and Social Distancing are required



Walk-Through Viewing

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

5-6:00 PM


Simon Funeral Home Chapel

151 South Hardin Street

Southern Pines, North Carolina

Masks and Social Distancing are required

Tribute Wall

Summer Hall

To the dear family of Mrs. McDonald, I am so very so for your loss and your pain. Your family has been in my prayers and will continue to be. Praise the Lord, the world is not our home and we have the promise of eternal hope. Though we weep here on this earth, I assure Mrs. McDonald does not. She is rejoicing with Jesus! May you feel the Lords presence more than ever before. Sincerely, Summer Hall (Dorothea's Co-worker)

Elizabeth McKeithen

My heart goes out to the family.She will truly be missed.Death is truly the enemy.May you find peace and comfort .

Mattie Berry

My condolences to the family, praying for comfort

Wanda D. Farmer

Ms. Tangie and family. So,So,sorry to hear of the loss of Ms Mattie. She was always so kind and caring. I know she will be missed dearly. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Much Love, Wanda Farmer.

Deborah Utley

My sincere condolences to Phillip, Anette, Tangi and the entire family. Praying for strength during this difficult time.