Nellie Mae Mather

Nellie Mae Mather, 93 of Elizabethtown, passed away Saturday, November 20, 2021 at Baptist Health Hardin. She was a native of Green County and a homemaker. She loved the Lord, her family, and cooking. Her specialty was banana pudding and fried chicken. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Gordon Mather; her parents, Clyde Nelson and Lydia Pearl Clark; a son, Charles Ray Herron; two sisters, Shirley Schmitz and Pauline Durall; seven brothers, Robert, Carl, Edward, Paul, Kenneth, Roy, and Elbert Nelson; a grandchild, Linda Mae Herron. She is survived by two sons, Gordon Ray Mather of Elizabethtown, and Gerald Mather of Mississippi; a brother, Jesse (Brenda) Nelson; a sister, Lois Sparks; and six grandchildren. The funeral will be Wednesday, November 24th at 11:00 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with Bro. Roger McGuffin officiating. Burial will follow in Round Top Church Cemetery. Visitation is Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and continues after 9 Wednesday. Condolences may be expressed online at


Tuesday, November 23, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Wednesday, November 24, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Wednesday, November 24, 2021 starting at 11:00 AM
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