Mrs. Mary Rose Frye Matte, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2010. She is survived by: daughters and sons-in-law, Anne and Patrick Nichol, St. Augustine, FL and Virginia and Paul Mullally, Warner Robbins, GA; sons and daughters-in-law, Dick and Kelly Cole, Spring Hill, TN, Brian and Tiffany Cole, Buford, GA and Eric Matte, Buford, GA; twelve grandchildren; sisters and brothers-in-law, Martha and Ben Gravely, Raleigh, NC and Ruth Frye Anderson and husband Larry Schonhofen, Clemmons, NC; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Matte was born March 22, 1944 in Winston Salem, NC. She was a 1962 graduate of R. J. Reynolds High School and she attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was an accomplished artist and was accepted into The Atlanta Portraits Society. She was a member of Free Chapel Church in Gainesville, GA. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Neyman officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home of Wednesday afternoon from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Kidney Foundation in memory of Mary Rose Matte. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.