AMerican Veteran 11

Jeff Mathis Jr.

April 14, 1941 ~ February 11, 2022 (age 80)

Obituary

Jeff Mathis Jr., age 80, of Sneedville, went to his Heavenly home on February 11, 2022.  He held to his faith and was welcomed home by the one he called “Precious Jesus”. Jr. was a veteran, truck driver, mechanic, and carpenter.  He earned a degree in life from the school of survival. He was the very definition of a family man.  No one loved or enjoyed life and family more than he did.  Jr. was preceded in death by his parents, Jeff & Lizzie Mathis.  He was the last remaining of 14 brothers and sisters.

 

He is survived by;

His wife of 54 years; Barbara

Sons; David and Boyd (Tammy)

Daughter; Tami

Grandchildren; Josh & Tanya, Jourdan, Justin, Gabriel, Shaun and Jacob

Great-Grandchildren; Zoey and Joey

Special “Back Valley” sons; Carl Grooms and Glen Seal

A host of nieces & nephews

 

Funeral services will be held at 7 P.M. on Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at the McNeil Funeral Home Chapel

Rev. Kester Bunch & Rev. Alan Lamb officiating

Special music will be provided by his grandson, Josh

Interment will be held at 10 A.M. on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at the Gibson Cemetery

Serving as pallbearers will be his sons and grandsons

Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Carl Grooms & Glen Seal

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. on Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at the McNeil Funeral Home

 

Online condolences can be made at www.mcneilfuneralhome.com

 

McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
February 15, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

Funeral Service
Tuesday
February 15, 2022

7:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

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