Billy Mathis, 84, of North Wilkesboro passed away Monday, June 29, 2020.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 2, 2020, at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Randy Johnson and the Rev. Ken Pardue officiating. Mr. Mathis’ viewing will be at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, from 3 until 8 p.m.

Mr. Mathis was born Oct. 24, 1935, in Wilkes County to Montgomery and Rebecca Johnson Mathis. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church and owner/operator of Mathis and Son Grading Inc.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Judy Hendren, Willa Johnson and Arcille Mathis; six brothers, Gaither Mathis, Archie Mathis, Hugh Mathis, Rogan Mathis, Troy Mathis and Devon Mathis.

He is survived by his wife, Maggie Moore Mathis; a daughter, Bridgett Mathis of Wilkesboro; three sons, Britt Mathis of North Wilkesboro, Jon Mathis of Boomer and Bart Mathis and wife, Jenna, of North Wilkesboro; six grandchildren, Dillon Mathis, Nathan Mathis, Noel Pratt, Tate Pratt, Zoe Mathis and Brody Mathis; and many nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Antioch Baptist Church Building Fund, 1298 Antioch Church Road, Wilkesboro, N.C.  28697.

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