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September 7, 2013

James Edward ‘Jimmy’ Mathis

MOULTRIE — James Edward “Jimmy” Mathis, 62, of Moultrie, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at his home.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Ron Shiver and the Rev. John Townsend officiating. Interment will follow in Pineview Cemetery.

Casketbearers will be Barry Gibbs, Craig Mills, David Norris, Eric Clark, Ladd Leimee and Nicholas Loper.

Born July 24, 1951, he was the son of the late Paul Eston Mathis and Betty Tucker Mathis. He was a member of Funston Baptist Church and a diesel mechanic with Ryder Truck Leasing.

Survivors include his wife Tonya Paulk Thompson Mathis of Moultrie; his children, Jamie Mathis and fiancée Margie Giddens of Tifton, Kelly Davis and husband Rick of Cordele, Paul Mathis of Ashburn, Montanna Mathis of Moultrie and Brady Mathis of Moultrie; 11 grandchildren, Zachary Mathis, Haley Mathis, Brittany Mathis, Will Mathis, Devin Royal, Riley Davis, RaeLiegh Davis, BreAnna Davis, HayLee Davis, Jade Mathis and Vegas Mathis,; and one sister Paulette Cromer of Chula.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Sept. 8, at Cobb Funeral Chapel.  

Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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