- [S3195] Clinton Ralfton Mattinson - obituary, Chronicle Herald, Halifax NS, May 3, 1983;The Chronicle Herald Halifax, NS
Tuesday, May 3rd, 1983
Clinton Ralfton (sic) Mattinson, 60, of Little River, died Monday in All Saints Hospital, Springhill. Born in Hansford, he was a son of the late Charles Edward and Annie Leota (Mills) Mattinson. He lived in Cumberland County all his life. He was a construction worker and was coach for many tug-of-war teams. He was an adherent of Oxford United Baptist Church and was a trustee of Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Surviving are his wife, the former Jean Colburne; four daughters, Margaret (Mrs. Russell Doncaster), Stewart, B.C.; Brenda, (Mrs. Michel Doucet) and Inez (Mrs. George Matthews), both of Springhill; Audrey (Mrs. Ronald Leger), Oxford; two sons, Carman, Little River, and Douglas, Springhill; three sisters, Mrs. Sadie Dickie and Mrs. Amy Arsenault, both of Amherst; Mrs. Greta Stultz, Quesnel, B.C.; two brothers, Guy, Little River, and Charles, Quesnel, and 13 grandchildren. He was predeceased by a son Kenneth Charles, and a grandson Thomas Wayne Mattinson. The body is in Allen's Funeral Home, Oxford, where funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Lic. Rayburn MacNeill officiating, with burial in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.