Mattie Belle Hutchinson
Mrs. Mattie Belle Hutchinson, age 102 passed away on Friday, October 9, 2020 in Hiawassee, Georgia. Belle was born on August 10, 1918 in Mississippi to the late Mr. Simon and Mattie (Dansby) Coats. Belle was a truly talented and brilliant artist often making and painting ceramic and clay pieces. She enjoyed her garden, loved her animals and was a brave and outgoing lady. She never said she could not do something, she attempted and often succeeded every task in life. Belle is preceded in death by her husband Clayton Hutchinson, her above mentioned parents, siblings Jesse Coats, Charlie Coats and Annie Mae Thrash. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Louise and Bill Lety of Young Harris, Georgia; son and daughter-in-law Harold and Laverne Hutchinson of Hamburg Mississippi; grandchildren Mike Lety, Barry Hutchinson, Kim McMillin, Lisa Milner; five great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Belle also lived in Petal, MS and Houma, LA.