Danny (Danny) Mathis (R-149)

State Representative Danny Mathis

Danny (Danny) Mathis (R-149)
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Capitol: 404.656.0152
FAX: 404.656.5644
District: 478.231.8658
Georgia House of Representatives
Room 401-E Coverdell Legislative Office Building 18 Capitol Square, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334
PO Box 531
Cochran, GA 31014
Residence:Cochran, GA

Committee Assignments


Representative Mathis represents House District 144, which includes portions of Bibb, Bleckley, Houston, Jones, Laurens, Twiggs and Wilkinson counties. Danny is a life-long resident of the city of Cochran, Georgia located in Bleckley County. He was raised a Christian-Methodist and graduated from Cochran High School. He went on to attend both Middle Georgia College and the Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service. He is the owner and operator of Mathis Funeral Home Inc. in Cochran, Georgia. Prior to this, he served as Bleckley Co-Coroner for 18 years. Danny was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2018 and was sworn-in on January 14, 2019. He has been married to his wife, Ellen Purser Mathis, for 42 years. They have three children together- their daughter, Dana Mathis Perkins, and their two sons, Cal Mathis and Bo Mathis. Danny and Ellen are grandparents to five grandchildren- Emma Kate, ASA, Sawyer, Quinn and Hayes.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2018    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Ellen Purser   
Counties Representing
Jeff Davis