|Birth: ||Jun. 13, 1955|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2001|
Eddie Dean Mathis, 45, a lieutenant with the Dallas Volunteer Fire Department, Dallas, NC, died in an accident while responding to a rescue call.
Mathis was responding to a motor vehicle/pedestrian accident July 16 on his privately owned motorcycle and was involved in a separate motor vehicle accident where he sustained fatal injuries. He died at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.
The 23-year veteran was a native of Cleveland County and a mechanic for Wix/Dana Corp. He was a member of the Carolina Cycle Association and TarHeel Rod-Tiques. He attended First Presbyterian Church, Bessemer City.
He is survived by his wife, Teresa Whitesides Mathis; mother, Tommie Kirkland Bradley; daughter, Jessica Dawn Mathis; stepsons, James Eric and Michael Justin Whitesides; brothers Roy, Leon and Wayne; sisters Wanda, Barbara, Joyce, Amanda, Faye, Jackie, Tammy; stepsister Betty Wright; 15 nieces and nephews; 16 great-nieces and nephews.
Interment was at Gaston Memorial Park with Gaston County
Gaston Memorial Park
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Dec 14, 2006
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