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    Mrs. Mathis


Rosemary Crawford Mathis, 87 of Thorndale died Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at her home in Thorndale.

Private graveside services were held Friday, April 27, at Pleasant Retreat Cemetery in Thorndale.

Mrs. Mathis was born March 17, 1931, in Alpine to Jack and Eddie Lee “Garnett” Crawford.

She resided in Thorn-dale for 40 years and was a public school teacher for many years.

Mrs. Mathis was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Robert L. “Bob” Mathis; her parents, Jack and Eddie Lee “Garnett” Crawford; and a brother, Jack Crawford.

Survivors are her daughters, Denise Brock of Thorndale, Marilynn Carle and husband Bill of Georgetown; her grandchildren, Jobi Brock and wife Felicia of Bryan, Chelsea Brock and husband Marcus Gest of Thorndale; her great-grandchildren, Kenzie Gest, Evelyn Brock and Harrison Brock; and a sister, Sally Hinkle and husband Gary of Wenatchee, Washington.

Family requests memorials be made to Pleasant Retreat United Methodist Church, PO Box 207, Thorndale, TX 76577.

Rockdale Reporter

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