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Eddie Dean Mathis
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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
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Dec 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17019337
Eddie Dean Mathis
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Eddie Dean Mathis
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
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Be not overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
- David Martin
 Added: Jun. 25, 2012

- Rick and Kathy Wright
 Added: Jul. 10, 2011
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- Darlene T.
 Added: Mar. 21, 2010
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