|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1932|
|Death: ||Nov. 11, 2006|
Tom had a sewing machine and vacuum repair shop until he changed to a clock shop, all in Hearne.
Source: Sister Louise Mathews-Storrs 5-22-2011
Thomas Burton "Tom" Mathews obituary
Printed Sunday November 12, 2006 in The Bryan-College Station Eagle newspaper, page A11
1932 -- 2006
Thomas Burton Mathews was born February 19, 1932, to Auther and Letha Burts Mathews in Elliott, Texas. Tom passed from this life peacefully at his home in Hearne, Texas, Saturday, November 11, 2006.
Visitation will be held at Memorial Funeral Home in Hearne, Texas, Sunday, November 12, 2006, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
The funeral Service will be held at Elliott Baptist Church in Elliott, Texas, Monday, November 13, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. with burial following at Elliott Cemetery.
Tom was an active member of Elliott Baptist Church, former Mayor of Hearne, past president of the Hearne Lions Club and Chamber of Commerce.
Tom served in the Navy and retired from Singer Co. In retirement he operated The Clock Shop in Hearne.
Tom is survived by his wife, Janie Mathews; sons, Thomas B. and Liz Mathews, Scott and Michelle Mathews; brothers, Horace and Edith Mathews and Johnny and Anita Mathews; sister, Louise and Jerry Storrs. He has four grandchildren, Lindsay, Kimberly, Austin and Parker; and 2 great-grandchildren, Abby and Emily.
Arrangements by Memorial Funeral Home in Hearne, Texas.
Arthur Neil Mathews (1908 - 1954)
Letha Emmiline Burts Mathews (1912 - 1979)
Susan Lynn Mathews (1957 - 2001)*
Morris Neil Mathews (1929 - 1970)*
Thomas Burton Mathews (1932 - 2006)
Horace Hines Mathews (1935 - 2011)*
Johnny Edward Mathews (1946 - 2011)*
Created by: Ricky Joe
Record added: May 23, 2011
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