Mathis, Dessie

Dessie Mathis, 85, of Paducah passed away on Tuesday, July 17. 2019 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

Mrs. Mathis was a member of Faith Center Church.

Surviving are her two daughters, Dana (Robert) Gardner of Williamsburg, VA and Diane Mathis of Paducah; four grandchildren, Stephanie Gardner, Lawrence Gardner, Tyler (Lindsey) Webb, McCall (Ryan) Wagner; seven great-grandchildren, Avery Gardner, Myles Gardner, Keaton Owsley, Beau Webb, Addyson Webb, McNally Wagner, Yates Wagner; and her two dogs, Honey and Ozzie.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Mathis. Her parents were Kenneth Lynn and Ruthie (Thomasson) Lynn.

Funeral service will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Lindsey Funeral Home with the Rev. John Aitkin and Alvin Moore officiating. Private family entombment will follow.

Friends may visit the family from 9:00 am to service hour on Saturday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at

Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

Published 12:00 AM, Wednesday Jul. 17, 2019
Updated 03:26 PM, Wednesday Jul. 17, 2019

Lindsey Funeral Home

Lindsey Funeral Home

226 N. 4th Street

Paducah, KY 42001

Serving Paducah since 1915

Located in downtown Paducah, 1 block north of US Bank