WINDER - David Matthews, 71, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014.
He was the son of the late Joseph and Helen May Matthews. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Winder, member at the Davidson Lodge in Winder, lifetime member of Demolay, and a charter member of LVES in Ledyard, Conn. He was a fireman at Gales Ferry Fire Department.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Matthews; son, David James Matthew II, Winder; daughter, Theresa Setting and husband, Lawrence Setting IV, North Carolina; brother, Victor Matthews and wife, Sally, Ohio; sisters, Nancy Reed, Ohio, and Ellen Larivere, Canada; and grandchildren, Krystalyn and Katheryn.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 3. The Rev. Terry Tippens will be officiating.
Lawson Funeral Home, Hoschton, is in charge of arrangements.