Originally created 09/25/98

Mr. Walter Matejka Jr.



JONESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Walter Emil Matejka Jr., died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 1998, at Southern Regional.

Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. today in Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Rev. Dan Atkinson officiating.

Mr. Matejka had retired as a businessman. He was a charter member of the Strong Tower Church of God in Jonesboro. He had served in the Marines.

Survivors include his wife, Irene Matejka; one son, Carl Matejka, Houston; one daughter, Carlotta Matejka, Houston; two stepsons, George Byron Herrington and David Wayne Herrington, both of Augusta; one sister, Lillie Ann Schoppe, Houston; and five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Tara Garden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.