Dennis Mattocks

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GAFFNEY, S.C. -- Fred Dennis Mattocks Jr., 63, of 147 Cherokee National Highway, after a courageous battle with cancer, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home.

Born in Kinston, he was the son of the late Fred Dennis Mattocks Sr. and Annie Lois Russ Mattocks. Mr. Mattocks retired as owner/operator of Mr. Waffle and was a member of New Heights Baptist Church.

Surviving are four sons, Fred Dennis Mattocks III of Cowpens, S.C., James Richard Mattocks and wife, Alma, of Louisville, Ky., Nash Taylor Mattocks of Phoenix, Ariz., and Michael Russ Mattocks of Charleston, S.C.; two sisters, Ann Fuller and husband, Glenn, of Gaffney, S.C., and Nancy Taylor of Garner; a granddaughter, Madison Elizabeth Lacasse.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2 at New Heights Baptist Church. Funeral services will immediately follow at 3 p.m. at the church with the Rev. Sidney Norton officiating. Interment will be in Frederick Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gibbs Cancer Center, 380 Serpentine Drive, Suite 200, Spartanburg, SC 29303 or New Heights Baptist Church, 1367 Pleasant School Road, Gaffney, SC 29341 or to the Hospice of one's choice.

The family will be at the residence, 147 Cherokee National Highway, Gaffney, S.C.

An online guest register is available at blakelyfuneralhome.com.

Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory, Gaffney, S.C.



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Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Mar. 1 to Mar. 4, 2014