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Mr Freddie Jerrel Mathis

Freddie Jerrel Mathis, age 57, of Merigold, died on Saturday February 01, 2014 at home.
Visitation will be held Monday, February 3, 2014 from 12:00 PM until 1:45 PM at Cleveland Funeral Home. Graveside Services will immediately follow at Delta Heights Memorial Gardens at 2:00 PM. Reverend Rick Milan will officiate the service.
Freddie was born on May 17, 1956 to Ollie and Ruby (McMinn) Mathis in Shaw, MS. He attended Shaw Schools and grew up in the Shaw-Skene community. He formerly worked with Delta Rice and farmed and was currently employed as a welder with Soliz Construction. Freddie was a hard working man who loved his family. His sense of humor was noted by all enjoying his company. He loved to dance, cook on the grill and eat. He formerly attended the Cleveland Church of Christ. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers; Glenn Greer, Bobby Mathis and sister, Patsey Mathis.
Freddie is survived by his companion, Vickie Milan Mathis of Merigold, MS; Daughters: Jennifer (A W) Parks of Drew, MS and Emily (Blake) Tackett of Cleveland, MS; 2 Step-sons: Michael Ballard of Merigold, MS and Jason Ballard of Leland, MS; Brother, Kenny Mathis of Rayne, LA. Brother, Robbie Doyle of Skene, MS. Brother, J W Mathis of Corinth, MS. Brother, J D Mathis of Cleveland, MS. Twin sisters; Jynan Bowen of Cleveland, MS and Jynean Medders of Pontotoc, MS; Brother, Terry Greer of Cleveland, MS; Brother, H S Greer of Cleveland, MS. Grandchildren: Ashton Ballard, Carlisle Ballard, Landon Knight, Preston Davis, Alex, Trevor, Tristan and Mabrey Parks.
Pallbearers are; A W Parks, Blake Tackett, Jason Ballard, Jesse Laro, Shane Hays and Jonathan Milam.
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. On-line guest register may be viewed and signed at. www.clevelandfuneralhome.net

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Megan Robinson' lit a candle in memory of Mr Freddie Jerrel Mathis

Megan Robinson'' - February 06, 2014 at 11:56 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Vickie you are in mine and Doug's prayers

Linda and Doug Farmer - February 05, 2014 at 03:32 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

RIP Uncle Freddie! You will be greatly missed! Your smiles and your great big hugs will be missed! From your one and only Lodie Lou! I love you BIG! Give big hugs to Daddy and Mammaw!

Lori Bowen Pernell - February 04, 2014 at 01:50 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Bernice Muirhead McClure lit a candle in memory of Mr Freddie Jerrel Mathis

Bernice Muirhead McClure - February 03, 2014 at 09:42 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Uncle Freddie will be missed.He was loved very much. All of his nieces and nephews thought the world of him .We love you Uncle Freddie.

karen - February 03, 2014 at 03:54 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Thinking of you with heartfelt sympathy. In this time of sorrow, my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Melissa "Missy" Aldridge - February 03, 2014 at 11:20 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

You always had a smile every time I saw you and I know Heaven is shining brighter now that you're there. May you rest in peace my old friend. Praying for the family. Joe and I send our deepest condolences on Freddie's passing.

Reba McKnight - February 03, 2014 at 09:40 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Reba McKnight lit a candle in memory of Mr Freddie Jerrel Mathis

Reba McKnight - February 03, 2014 at 09:35 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Loved this man (my daddy) with all my heart and im going to miss him every day.

emily - February 03, 2014 at 08:21 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I worked with Freddie sometimes, he was a great guy to be around. I will miss him. Condolences to his family.

Daniel Laro - February 03, 2014 at 06:21 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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