|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1906|
|Death: ||Apr. 7, 1990|
J. Raymond Matthews
Funeral for J. Raymond Matthews, 83, of 1801-E Brownstone Court S.W. will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Grace Baptist Church with the Rev. Bill Compton officiating.
Burial will be in Roselawn Gardens of Memory. The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 9 at Shelton Funeral Home. The body will be at the church one hour before the service.
Mr. Matthews died Saturday at Decatur General Hospital. He was owner of The Garden Center from 1930 until 1970. He was a charter member and former deacon of Grace Baptist Church.
Mr. Matthews is survived by his wife, Lucille Lamon Matthews; three sons, John R. Matthews and Ronald Matthews, both of Decatur, and Bobby Matthews of Baton Rouge, La.; two daughters, Joyce Green of Decatur and Linda Belew of Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; one brother, Harvey Matthews of Sylacauga; three sisters, Kitty Fowler, Evie Robinson and Maw Matthews, all of Decatur; 19 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Grandsons will be pallbearers.
Decatur Daily. April 8, 1990
Carrie Lucille Lamon Matthews (1916 - 2004)
Roselawn Gardens Of Memory
Plot: Garden of the Good Shepherd/Section 12/Lot 97A-1
Created by: Bonnie Goodman
Record added: Dec 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46148944