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Visitation

Scotts Creek Baptist Church
Tuesday September 20th, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Funeral Service

Scotts Creek Baptist Church
Tuesday September 20th, 2022
12:00pm

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Graveside Service

Love Cemetery
Tuesday September 20th, 2022
1:00pm

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Dennie H. Mathis

Dennie H. Mathis, age 80, of Sylva, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 18, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Patsy Mathis and the son of the late Charlie and Nora Lee Mathis.

He was a long-time member of Scotts Creek Baptist Church and was very active in the church, having served as a Deacon, Sunday School teacher, choir member and as a member of the Building and Grounds Committee. An avid hunter, he also loved to work in the garden. Dennie dearly loved his family, especially his grandchildren. 

In addition to his wife and parents, he was also preceded in death by one sister, Frankie Seals, his dear aunt and uncle, Sadie Henry and Clyde Henry and one son-in-law, Lt. Ellith K. McFalls.

Dennie is survived by two daughters, Carla (Randy Robinson) Robinson and Melissa (Chad Bumgarner) Mathis; one son, Chas (Chimene) Mathis; three grandchildren, Denise Robinson, Chastity Williams, and Colton Mathis; and one great grandson, Isaiah "The Dude" Robinson. Also surviving are one brother, Bobby Mathis and one sister, Sandra Fisher. Ayden and Addison Moody also survive along with several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at 12:00 pm at Scotts Creek Baptist Church with Rev. J.D. Grant officiating. Burial will follow the service at Love Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be given in memory of Dennie Mathis to: Scotts Creek Baptist Church, PO Box 55, Sylva, NC 28779 or to the Lt. Ellith McFalls Scholarship at Southwestern Community College in Sylva, NC. 

An online registry is available at: www.appalachianfuneralservices.com Appalachian Funeral Services of Sylva, NC is serving the family.


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Guestbook

Our heartfelt sympathies to each of you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve. We are so sorry for your loss. Dennie was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed.

Homer & Marilyn Royals Sep 23 2022 6:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Dennie Mathis

Sheri Sutton Bryson Sep 22 2022 7:42 PM

Sorry to hear about your loss. He was a Great man and a Good friend. Enjoyed talking with him when I was on the mail route. Praying for y'all.

Roy Green Sep 22 2022 8:34 AM

We are so sorry. Sending love and prayers to all of the family.

Pauline Beck Sep 20 2022 8:13 PM

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