August 22, 2008
Madeline Anne Wildes, infant daughter of Landon and Amanda Mathis Wildes, died August 20, 2008 at Egleston Children's Hospital of Emory.
Her funeral service will be Saturday afternoon, August 23, at 1:00 PM at First Baptist Church of Albany with interment in Crown Hill Cemetery. Dr. Butch Knight and Rev. Hugh Deloach officiating. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 to 8 PM at First Baptist Church.
Born in Albany, she had a contagious smile and gorgeous blue eyes. Her sweet loving spirit would light up the room. She attended First Baptist Church and enjoyed her Sunday School friends. Madeline's legacy will live on because her organs are helping 8 other babies. She was preceded in death by her grandfather: Carl William Mathis, Jr.
Survivors include her parents: Landon and Amanda Wildes, Albany; maternal grandmother: Melanie Snead Mathis, Americus; paternal grandparents: Buddy and Carol Wildes, Albany; maternal great-grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Budington Snead, College Park, Mrs. Carl Mathis Sr., Cordele; paternal great-grandmother: Loyce Hallford, Albany; aunts and uncles: Laura and Mark Rogers, Hahira, Meredith and Randy Spielman, Raleigh, NC, Nathan, Mathis, Americus; and one cousin: Mallory Lane Rogers.
In lieu of flowers please make memorials to the Pre-School Ministry at First Baptist Church, 145 Oakland Parkway, Albany, GA 31721, or Children's Miracle Network, Benefiting Children's Health, 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322-1062.
You may sign the guestbook and share your own special thoughts and memories with the family of Madeline Anne Wildes at www.kimbrellstern.com