Harvey Burton Mathison

December 13, 1935March 11, 2018

Harvey Burton Mathison, 82, of New Bern, passed away on Sunday, March 11th, 2018. He was born on December 13th, 1935 in King George, Virginia to the late Harvey Brownlow Matheson and Addie Elizabeth Nave Matheson. He served honorably in the U.S. Army and later made his home in New Bern for more than 50 years. He was retired from civil service at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point. Preceded in death by his sisters Maudene Matheson Coleman and Doris Matheson Forst. He is survived by his five children, Tammy M. Hall, Burton D. Mathison, Memorie M. Sullivan, Gina F. Robinson and Robert D. Mathison; nine grandchildren, Jody F. Scott, Jamie J. French, Darrell Christian French, Donette M. Smith, Payton L. Sullivan, Hannah E. Mathison, Brittany M. Hawkins, Seth C. Mathison and Stephen Ross; five great grandchildren; as well as his ex-wife, friend and loving companion of many years, Mary E. Mathison. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24th at Nave Family Cemetery on Kings Hwy, Sealston, Virginia in King George County.


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