Obituary for Katherine Deloris "Cat" Mathis (Sturgis)
He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. Psalm 91:1
Mrs. Katherine Deloris Sturgis Mathis, 67, of 1120, Freedom Drive, passed away, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at her residence. She was born in Iredell County, on February 2, 1950, and was the daughter, of the late R. L. Sturgis and Clara Wilson Sturgis. She was married to Robert Mathis, who survives. She was preceded in death by two brothers, David Strugis and Robert James Sturgis; and a sister Dorothy Sturgis Brown.
Katherine attended Amity Schools and was a member of Knox Grove Baptist Church.
She leaves to cherish the memories of her life, her loving husband, Robert Mathis; a son, Russell (Kyesha) Sturgis of Statesville; three brothers, J. L. Sturgis of Statesville, Oscar Strugis, and Franklin (Paula) Strugis, both of Mooresville; a sister, Neva Sherrill of Statesville, a sister-in-law, Diliah Mathis of Statesville; two grandchildren, Rasean Lamont Sturgis and Dar'Vyon Latrell Turner; and a host of other relatives and friends.