WINDER – Frances “Pat” Mathis, 78, died Friday, May 22, 2009, at her residence.
A native of Jackson County, she was a daughter of the late Lon and Minnie Burt Lee. She had resided in Barrow County most of her life and was a member of Bethabra Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband of 60 years, J.C. Mathis Sr., Winder; sons, J.C. Mathis Jr., Auburn, Dwight Mathis and Roger Mathis, both of Winder, and Lucky Mathis, Gainesville; daughter, Linda Tritt, Dahlonega; 16 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and brother, Bud Lee, Talmo.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 26, in the chapel of Carter Funeral Home, Winder, with the Revs. Rudy Camp and Thomas Holmes officiating. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, was in charge of arrangements.