Mattie B. Screen (ATLANTA, Ga.)

ATLANTA, Ga. - Mrs. Mattie B. Merriweather Brunson Screen, 83, formerly of Augusta, entered into rest Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mrs. Screen, a native of Edgefield County, was a member of West End Church of Christ and a former member of Thankful Baptist Church, Augusta. Survivors include a son, Bill Brunson, Jr., Philadelphia, Pa.; three daughters, Brenda Brunson-Bey, Brooklyn, N.Y., Cheryl (Anthony) Leakes and Cassandra Santiago (Demetris) Lewis, Atlanta, Ga.; four brothers, Jerry (Thelma) Merriweather and Joseph (Jeanette) Merriweather, Augusta, Frank (Barbara) Merriweather, Hartsdale, N.Y., and Lawrence (Ella) Merriweather, Hidden Hollow, N.J.; ten grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C. (803) 279-0026

The Augusta Chronicle-December 3, 2008