Weatherford Democrat

Obituaries

July 24, 2013

Jeannie Mathis

Jeannie Mathis, 73, died Monday, July 22, 2013, surrounded by family at her home in Weatherford.

Celebration of Life is 10 a.m. Thursday, July 25, at Garner Baptist Church, 2304 North FM Road 113, Weatherford. Interment will be in Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at White’s Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Jeannie Webb Mathis was born Sept. 29, 1939, in Tampa, Fla., daughter of the late Everett Monroe and Ruth Wildman Webb. She owned and operated the Lambert Switch Bar B-Q Store at Lambert, with her husband, Tom Mathis. Jeannie also worked as a secretary for State Farm Insurance and participated in the early years of the Peach Festival in the food department, where she won the Best of Show ribbon and many other awards in the 1980s. Her main objective in life was living for the Lord and caring for family and anticipating their every need. She was a member of Garner Baptist Church for many years.

Survivors include her husband, Tom Mathis, of Weatherford; daughter, Gina McBee and husband, Don, of Weatherford; granddaughter, Nakona McBee Rogers, of Weatherford; great-grandson, Rowdy Rogers, of Weatherford; siblings, Shirley Harris, Tim Webb, and Billy Webb; and a host of loving family, church family and friends.

Jeannie was preceded in death by her parents.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to Texas Oncology, Garner Baptist Church, New Faith Baptist Church, Helen Barton, Community Hospice, Autumn Hill Manor, Klarus Home Health and Mystal Jackson.

In lieu of usual remembrances, the Mathis family suggests contributions in Jeannie’s memory to the Children’s Fund at Garner Baptist Church.

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