Mrs. Margaret Norton Mathis, age 98, entered into rest on Monday, December 21, 2020. Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday, December 27, 2020 at North Cheraw Baptist Church by the Honorable Rep. Rev. Richie Yow and Rev. Mike Williams. A private burial will follow in the Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will greet friends from 2:00 – 3:00 PM Sunday prior to the service in the fellowship hall of the church.
The services will be streamed live on Facebook Live on the North Cheraw Baptist Church Facebook page and the Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home Facebook Page.
Due to the continued COVID-19 restrictions, we ask that you practice social distancing at all times and request a face covering to be worn.
Mrs. Mathis was born September 15, 1922 in Hamlet, NC a daughter of the late Henry Lee and Mattie Smith Norton. She was a retired employee of Stanley Tools and a former employee of Sacony Mills. Mrs. Mathis also served as an attendant / receptionist with Norton Funeral Home of Cheraw for many years. She was also a faithful charter member of North Cheraw Baptist Church where she nurtured many close friendships through the years. Mrs. Mathis will be fondly remembered as a lady of faith and family.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Mathis was also preceded in death by her husband, Marshall Mathis; brother, Hubert Norton; and sisters, Catherine Quick, Edna Spivey, Bernice Boyles, and Esther Fillimon.
She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to North Cheraw Baptist Church, 101 Hartzell Ave., Cheraw, SC 29520.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Mathis family.