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Samuel "Sammy" Ray Matthews Sr.

June 9, 1935 ~ May 7, 2022 (age 86)

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Obituary

WILMINGTON  -  Mr. Samuel “Sammy” Ray Matthews, 87, of Wilmington, passed away the 7th of May 2022 at the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Center.  Graveside funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, May 11th at Onslow Memorial Park, located at 3280 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540.

He was born June 9, 1935 in Harnett County, NC. Sammy was a professional truck driver and after retirement enjoyed hunting and gardening. Sammy was a great friend and mentor to many of his neighbors.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Conrad B. and Elma F. Matthews and his sister Patsy Wallace. He is survived by his wife Kathryn Humphrey Matthews; son Samuel “Ray” Matthews Jr. and wife Anisa; Sister Alice Faye Womack; and his brothers Jerry Matthews and Larry Matthews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Life Care Center located at 1406 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC.


Services

Graveside Service
Wednesday
May 11, 2022

1:00 PM
Onslow Memoial Park

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