Mr. Gary Claude Mathis, age 68 of Roaring River passed away Monday, September 6, 2021 surrounded by his loving family.
Graveside Service with military honors by William/Canter Detachment 1187 Marine Corps League will be held 2:00 PM Friday September 10, 2021 at Cranberry Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Victor Church and Rev. Mark Wood officiating. The family will receive at the graveside from 1 until 2 PM prior to the service.
Gary was born April 1, 1953 in Wilkes County to Claude Jr. and Bonnie Oakley Mathis. He was a truck driver for ASJ Mathis Farms for many years.
In addition to his father he is preceded in death by his wife Freida Winters Mathis.
He is survived by one son; Joshua Mathis and wife Scarlett of Thurmond, his mother; Bonnie Oakley Mathis of Roaring River, three granddaughters; Autumn Dianna Mathis, Kyley Elizabeth Mathis, and Reanna Elizabeth Norris, two sisters; Donna Mathis Howard and husband Connelly, Ginger Mathis Parks and husband Randall both of Roaring River, two brothers; Jerry Carl Mathis and wife Debbie of Hays, Jeffrey Bruce Mathis and wife Dayle of Roaring River, several nieces and nephews and a special friend Bonnie.
The family requests for the safety of all attending that everyone please wear a face covering.
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William/Canter Detachment 1187 Marine Corp League
1717 Winkler Street, Wilkesboro NC 28697
American Cancer Society
PO Box 9, North Wilkesboro NC 28659