Originally created 12/18/00

Mr. Thomas Matthews



GREENSBORO, Ga. - Mr. Thomas Earl Matthews, 70, of Cherokee Point, died Sunday, Dec. 17, 2000.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church of Greensboro, with the Rev. Richard Chewning officiating.

Mr. Matthews, a native of Berrian County, Mich., was a Navy veteran of the Korean War and had retired from Kawneer, Atlanta. He was a member Masonic Lodge, Niles, Mich., and First United Methodist Church of Greensboro.

Survivors include his wife, Gail Matthews; a son, Kurt Thomas Matthews, Marietta; a daughter, April E. Matthews, Greensboro; a brother, Richard Matthews, Niles; and a sister, Patricia Lewis, Overland Park, Kan.

Pallbearers will be Ed Lewis, Paul Vondersaar, Wayne Gray, George Brosan, Mike Lynn, Robert McCoy Jr. and Moe Mohammed.

Memorials may be made to: Vistacare Hospice, Athens, Ga.; Care South, P.O. Box 309, Washington, GA 30673; or First United Methodist Church of Greensboro.

Friends may call at McCommons Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 18, 2000