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James Richard Matlock
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1919
Paris
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1972
Biardstown
Lamar County
Texas, USA

The Paris News, Paris, Texas, July 2, 1972

James Richard Matlock, 351 N. w. 1st, was dead on arrival at L. P. McCuistion Hospital Saturday, at 8:30 a.m.


Funeral services are set for 2 p.m. Monday in Gene Roden's Sons chapel with burial to be made in Providence Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

A retired construction worker, Mr. Matlock was born Sept. 19, 1919 in Biardstown, the son of Oliver and Frances Matlock. He was a Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Rovena, this children: J. R. Matlock of Paris, Ernest Matlock of Dallas, J. W. Matlock of Faught; Mrs. Joyce Westbrook, Mrs. Vickie Glass, Mrs. Estelle Cravens, Mrs. Donna Sue Sutton, Mrs. Violet Chennault, and Mrs. Patsy Plant, all of Paris.

Also, surviving are three brothers, Doc Matlock of Deport; Raymond Matlock of Paris and George Matlock living in California and three sisters, Mrs. Viola Brenley, Mrs. Ole Watley and Mrs. Effie Wright. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Oliver Matlock (1870 - 1958)
  Sarah Frances Wilson Matlock (1881 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Rovena Akins Matlock (1922 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Donna Sue Matlock Sutton (1947 - 2011)*
  J. R. Matlock (1951 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Arthur L. Matlock (1906 - 1979)*
  Viola Dora Matlock Brinlee (1909 - 1978)*
  Margaret Ola Matlock Wadford (1910 - 1989)*
  Effie May Matlock Wright (1914 - 1996)*
  James Richard Matlock (1919 - 1972)
  Raymond Matlock (1922 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Providence Cemetery
Paris
Lamar County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Carole Curry
Record added: Apr 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14120742
James Richard Matlock
Added by: Carole Curry
 
James Richard Matlock
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