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Thomas "Tom" LaRue Mathis

January 16, 1933 November 15, 2018
Thomas "Tom" LaRue Mathis
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Obituary for Thomas "Tom" LaRue Mathis

Thomas LaRue Mathis, Jr., 85, of Fayetteville passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018. He was born on January 16, 1933 in Rome, GA to the late Thomas LaRue Mathis, Sr. and Katharine Stancel Mathis. Tom proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He was retired from Delta Airlines after 35 years of employment. Tom was a deacon at Emmanuel Baptist Church for 40 years and in his later years attended McDonough Road Baptist Church. He was also a member of the American Legion and Delta Pioneers.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents and his grandson, Tyler Martin Mathis. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary L. Mathis; his sons, Todd L. and Patty Mathis and Dana L. and Linda K. Mathis; his grandchildren, Justin and Joshua Mathis, Michael and Amanda Masrob, Christine and Michael Donato, and Matthew and Tara Masrob; eight great-grandchildren; and his sister, Joyce Johnson.

His funeral service will be at 2:00 on Monday, November 19, 2018 in the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Rev. Hinton Harris, Justin Mathis and Joshua Mathis officiating. Burial will follow at Turin Memorial Gardens, Turin, GA. The family will receive friends from 12:00-2:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.


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Visitation

Monday

19

Nov

12:00 PM 11/19/2018 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 11/19/2018 2:00:00 PM
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home

180 N. Jeff Davis Drive
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home
180 N. Jeff Davis Drive Fayetteville 30214 GA
United States

Funeral Service

Monday

19

Nov

2:00 PM 11/19/2018 2:00:00 PM
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home

180 N. Jeff Davis Drive
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home
180 N. Jeff Davis Drive Fayetteville 30214 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Turin Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

29 Chruch Street
Turin, Georgia 30289

29 Chruch Street Turin 30289 Georgia
United States
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