Mattie Caroline Kirk died Monday, Aug. 18, 2008.

Mrs. Kirk was born May 18, 1934, in N.C. She moved to the Broken Arrow Nursing Home on Feb. 9, 1998. She was crowned nursing home queen.

She worked in a ladies apparel store in Miami and went to work at Bama Pie in 1980.

She and her husband adopted her nephew, James, in 1980 following her brotherís death.

She married Charles Don Kirk in 1953. He preceded her in death in August, 1995.

Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Broken Arrow Nursing Home. Bob Zigmont will officiate. Burial will be in William Cole Creek Cemetery in Miami.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cooper-Althouse Funeral Home.