Troy Mathis

February 27, 1934 ~ May 19, 2020 (age 86)


Mr. Troy Mathis, age 86 of Wilkesboro passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at Rose Glen Manor. 

Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Wilkesboro with Rev. Ken Pardue officiating. Mr. Mathis may be viewed Friday, May 22, 2020 from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Reins-Sturdivant. 

Mr. Mathis was born February 27, 1934 in Wilkes County to Montgomery and Rebecca Johnson Mathis.  He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.  He retired from AT&T after 30 years of service, and was a charter member of Little Brushy Mountain Fire Department. 

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife; Ruth Lorraine Shumate Mathis, a son; Troy Lynn Mathis; five brothers, Archie Mathis, Hugh Mathis, Devon Mathis, Rogan Mathis, and Gaither Mathis, and three sisters; Willa Johnson, Arcille Mathis, and Judy Hendren. 

He is survived by one son; Charles “Chuck” Mathis and wife RoseMary of Millers Creek; a brother, Billy Mathis and wife Maggie of North Wilkesboro; also numerous nieces and nephews. 

Flowers will be accepted. 

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Public Viewing
May 22, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reins Sturdivant
270 Armory Road, P.O. Box 1428
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Graveside Service
May 23, 2020

2:00 PM
Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery
Antioch Church Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

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