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Janet Byrd Mathis
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Obituary for Janet Byrd Mathis

Mrs. Janet Byrd Mathis, age 78 of North Wilkesboro, widow of George Mathis, passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at her home.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Friday, October 13th, 2017 at Dehart Baptist Church with Pastor Greg Hall, Pastor Kent Wood and Rev. Steven Shumate officiating. Burial will be in Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery on Bethany Ford Road. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 prior to the service at Dehart Baptist Church.

Mrs. Mathis was born September 20, 1939 in Wilkes County to Rev. Albert Byrd and wife Pearl Grimes Byrd. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethany Baptist Church in North Wilkesboro.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; George Walter Mathis, a sister; Sue Byrd Brown and two brothers; Junior Byrd and Jerry Byrd.

Mrs. Mathis is survived by three sons; Randy Mathis and wife, Robin of Hays, Joey Mathis and wife, Martha of North Wilkesboro and Darren Mathis and wife, Kim of Hays, seven grandchildren; Brad Mathis, Brian Mathis, Eric Mathis, Danielle Mathis Griffith, Brent Mathis, Heath Mathis and Joel Mathis, seven great grandchildren; Natalie Mathis, Macy Mathis, Noah Mathis, Braden Mathis, Sadie Griffith, Peyton Mathis and Parker Mathis, three sisters; Judy Shepherd and husband, John of Purlear, Carol Byrd and husband, Dwight of North Wilkesboro and Diane Wood of Traphill, three brothers; Joe Byrd and wife, Paula of North Wilkesboro, Dean Byrd and wife, Clara of North Wilkesboro and Johnny Byrd and wife Janice of Hays.

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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Dehart Baptist Church

Dehart Community Center Road
Hays, NC 28635





2:00 PM
Dehart Baptist Church

Dehart Community Center Road
Hays, NC 28635

Cemetery Details


Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery

1165 Bethany Baptist Church
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659


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