Funeral services for Mary Louise Schattel, 93, of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Ward Hayes officiating. A graveside service will be held on Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at Paducah Cemetery with Jerry McClendon officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Schattel died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at Stonecrest Senior Care, Inc.
She was born Dec. 13, 1916. She married Roy McClendon first, and after his passing she married Walter Schattel in 1968 in Hot Springs, Ark. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. She had lived in Sweetwater for several years and also lived in Paducah many years before. She was a housewife and was involved n farming and ranching.
Survivors include her daughter, Patsy Poarch and husband Guy of Dallas; brother, Billy J. Gilbert and wife Margaret Ann of Paducah; step son, Emil Schattel and wife Joy of Lubbock; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, W.R. McClendon; husbands, Walter Schattel and Roy McClendon; and daughter-in-law, Jackie Sue McClendon.