EDGEFIELD, S.C.-Mrs. Ellie Peeler Mathis, 82, Died Friday March 9, 2001 in Edgefield Co. Hospital. Survivors include one son, John Thomas Mathis, Jr., Columbia, two daughters, Hazel Kitchens, Edgefield, Mozelle M. Padgett, Naples, Fla., one brother Burnett Peeler, Beech Island, one sister, Janie Byrd, St. Simon Island, Ga., and four grandchildren. Predeceased by one grandson, Scott Kitchens. Services will be held Monday, March12th at 11a.m. at Red Hill Baptist Church in Edgefield with Dr. Tony Hopkins officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the residence of Hazel Kitchens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to John Scott Kitchens Scholarship Memorial Fund or Edgefield Co. Hospital, PO Box 590, Edgefield, S.C. 29824.