Danny (Danny) Mathis (R-SH149)
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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

District Office:
PO Box 531
Cochran, GA 31014
Elected: 2018    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Ellen Purser   
Committee Assignments
Vice ChairSubcommittee on Public Safety
SecretaryHouse Committee on Motor Vehicles
MemberSubcommittee on Tags and Titles
MemberSubcommittee One-A
MemberHouse Committee on Urban Affairs
MemberHouse Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
MemberHouse Committee on Human Relations and Aging
MemberHouse Committee on Small Business Development
MemberHouse Committee on Appropriations
MemberHouse Committee on Agriculture and Consumer Affairs
MemberHouse Committee on Transportation
Counties Representing
Bleckley / Dodge / Jeff Davis / Laurens / Telfair / Twiggs / Wheeler / Wilkinson


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. Danny is a graduate of Middle Georgia College with an Associate Degree in Business Administration and a graduate of 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 County 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 46 years. They have three children together- their daughter, Dana (Andy) Mathis Perkins; and their two sons, Cal (Stephanie) Mathis and Bo (Annsley) Mathis.

Danny and Ellen are grandparents to six grandchildren- Emma Kate, Asa, Sawyer, Quinn, Hayes, and Blake.