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David Jerome Matthews
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Birth: May 30, 1940
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 1993
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

David Jerome Matthews was the son of William Tarpley Matthews (d. 1978) and Mattie Velta Pittman (d. 1992). He had an amazing resemblance to his father, and had his father's kind disposition. He was born in Leavenworth, Kansas, when his father was 49 years of age. He was outgoing, pleasant, and had a wonderful personality. He met Nina Sue Carroll in Flippin, Arkansas when his family moved from Leavenworth in the early 50's. He fell in love with Nina and they married. He served for several years in the Air Force.

After leaving the Air Force in the mid 1960's, he and Nina settled in Little Rock, Arkansas, where began a successful career selling Allstate Insurance.

David is survived by his wife, Nina Carroll, his daughters, Lisa Matthews and Kimberly Matthews Dill of Little Rock, and Joni Matthews of Anchorage, Alaska; grandchildren Anne-Marie Lynn Dill and Christian Allen Dylan Dill of Little Rock; brother, William Kenneth Matthews of Houston and sister, Margie Matthews (Curtis) Eaton of Leavenworth; nieces and nephews, Debra and Diana Eaton (Gary) Butterfield of Leavenworth, Adriane, Lauren, William Blakely and Gregory Kenneth Matthews of Houston.

Services will be held 31 December 1993 at Griffin-Leggett Chapel, Little Rock, officiated by Pastor John Rowe at 2 PM with interment at Forest Hill Memorial Cemetery, Little Rock. 
Family links: 
  William Tarpley Matthews (1891 - 1978)
  Mattie Velta Pittman Matthews (1904 - 1992)
  Nina Sue Carroll Matthews (1941 - 1997)*
  William Kenneth Matthews (1938 - 2012)*
  David Jerome Matthews (1940 - 1993)
  David Jerome Matthews (1940 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Hills Memorial Park
Saline County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Mary(Coggin)Russell
Originally Created by: Thelma
Record added: Oct 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119233576
David Jerome Matthews
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God bless you on this 2013 Christmas season, Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Dec. 27, 2013

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