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Lain G. Mathson

Mar 29, 2013 - Staff

Lain G. Mathson, of Dubois, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 6 years old.

A viewing will be 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at the Wilderness Baptist Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at the Wilderness Baptist Church in Dubois. Pastor Jim Wade of the Assembly of God Church and Pastor Barker of the Wilderness Baptist Church will co-officiate. Burial will follow at the Dubois Cemetery. A dinner will be at the Headwaters Community Center after the burial.

Lain Garrett Mathson was born Oct. 6, 2006, in Casper, the son of Blair and Delicia (Jones) Mathson. He lived in Casper until three years ago when the family moved to Dubois.

His family said he loved attending church and the Awana's, of which he was a member.

His family was the center of his life and he loved all of them, and they said he had a big, big, open heart, was very bright and was a quick learner. His family said that he had many friends and loved helping them. He enjoyed sports, including T-ball, soccer and wrestling with his dad and brother. He also loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing and riding his horse, Jetta.

He is survived by his parents, Blair and Delicia Mathson of Dubois; brothers William Porter Mathson and Kevin Jones of Dubois; grandparents Frank and Helen Mathson, Bob and Ellen Burris, and Carl and Janice Jones; aunt Jennifer Williams; uncles Rich Mathson, Jim Jones, Levi Jones, Isaac Jones, Samuel Jones, Allen Jones and Timothy Jones.

He was preceded in death by his great-grandfathers, Bill Burris and Dick Titterington; great-uncle Bob Titterington; and uncles Jeff Mathson and Jacob Jones.

Memorials may be made to the Wilderness Baptist Church of Dubois in care of Davis Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.

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