Frank Donald Matthews
Frank Donald Matthews
  • March 23, 1957 - July 31, 2017
  • Kenna, West Virginia

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Frank D. Matthews, 60, of Kenna passed away on Monday, July 31, 2017 at Hubbard Hospice House after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

Frank was a graduate of George Washington High School. He was employed by E.I. DuPont and retired after 39 years of service.

Franks greatest joys in life were fishing, hunting, and spending time with friends.

Preceded in death by parents, Ernest Matthews and Eva Matthews Atkins; sisters, Lillian Haynes, Geneva Barnier, and Garnet Miller; and brothers, Bob McKinney, and Jim Boggess.

Frank is survived by his wife of 30 years, Sharon; sisters, Connie Hicks, Dottie Jordan, and Dessel Tawney; brothers, Ronnie Matthews and Butch Matthews; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Franks friends, many of which were co-workers at E.I. DuPont, for their kindness during his extended illness.

Service will be 1pm Friday, August 4, 2017 at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313. Burial will follow in the Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens.

A gathering of family and friends will begin at 11am Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be sent to the Pancreatic Action Network or Hubbard Hospice House, 1001 Curtis Way, Charleston, WV 25311.

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