November 15, 2013

Mattie Josephine Stanley Baynes

— Mrs. Mattie Josephine Stanley Baynes, 87, of Dalton, passed away Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at her residence.

She was the daughter of the late Dave and Frankie Ledford Stanley and was preceded in death by her husband, Grady Baynes; brothers, Loyd Stanley, Troy Stanley and Charlie Stanley; sisters, Martha Flowers and Mamie Callahan.

Mattie was a member of Northside Church of Christ in Calhoun.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Gerald and DyAnn Baynes of Dalton; sisters, Christine Hendricks of Dalton, Effie and Odis Johnson of Chatsworth; sisters-in-law, Lillian Stanley and Mable Baynes Cruse, both of Dalton; brother-in-law, Bob Callahan of Dalton; grandchildren, Jason and Jodi Baynes, Michelle (Baynes) and Eric Shuler; great-grandchildren, Erica Shuler and Rebekah Mozingo; many nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Love Funeral Home with Minister Terry York and Minister Kent Bailey officiating.

Burial will be in New Hope-Kilgore Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Love Funeral Home today from 5 to 9 p.m.

Words of comfort may be sent to the family at

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center), is in charge of arrangements.