Beloved husband, cherished father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, treasured brother and friend, David Neal Mathis, age 86, passed away on Thursday, February 17, 2022 in Marshall, Texas. David was born on November 11, 19335 in Maud, Texas to Bill Mathis and Ruth Cummings.
David is preceded in death by his daughter, Jeannie Mathis and Dusty Mathis; parents, Bill and Ruth Mathis, and siblings, Raymond Mathis, Edward Mathis and Country Johnny Mathis. He survived by his wife, Veda Butler Mathis; children, Billy Mathis, Sr. (Julie), Anthony Mathis (Stormy) and Wendy Glass (Randy); stepson, Darrell Mathis; grandchildren, Billy Mathis, Jr. (Amy), Daniel Mathis (Rochelle), as well as numerous other grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and his sister, Clara Mathis.
David worked for many years in sales in the insurance industry and also in construction for Brown & Root. He loved the Lord and was a member of Church of God of Prophecy. David was an avid gardener, raised his own chickens and loved to play his guitar and sing gospel music. David will be truly missed by all who knew him. At his request, no services will be held. Online condolences may be offered at www.meadowbrookfh.com
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