Sue (Mathis) Summers

January 21, 1938 ~ August 31, 2019 (age 81)


Mrs. Sue Mathis Summers, age 81 of North Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist- Wilkes Medical Center.


Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Mountlawn Memorial Park with Rev. Chris Lakey officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 Monday evening at Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home.


Mrs. Summers was born January 21, 1938 in Wilkes County to Coy and Thelma Jarvis Mathis. She was a homemaker who enjoyed sports, gardening, cooking and her family.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Charles E. Summers, Sr., three sisters; Mary Sale, Lucille Johnson and Jean Anderson and one brother; Buddy Mathis.


She is survived by three sons; Charles Summers Jr. and wife Debbie, John Summers and wife Rosie and James Summers and wife Angela all of North Wilkesboro, three grandchildren; Adam Summers and wife Randee of State Road, Ashley Eller and husband Adam and Caitlyn Summers all of North Wilkesboro and four great grandchildren.


The family requests no food or flowers. Memorials may be made to Ebenezer Christian Children’s Home PO Box 2777 North Wilkesboro, NC 28659 or the Humane Society of Wilkes PO Box 306 North Wilkesboro, NC 28659.


The family wishes to thank their mother’s Home Health Care Team; Susan Shumate, Angela Fye and Angela Reins for their love, care and support that they have shown during this time.


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September 2, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Graveside Service
September 3, 2019

11:00 AM
Mountlawn Memorial Park
Hwy 18 North
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

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