Alfred “Matt” Matthews, 84, of Morristown went to be with the Lord Monday, May 10, 2021. He was a life-long member and Deacon at Morningside Baptist Church which he loved dearly. He loved woodworking and spending time with his pets. Matt served in the United States Army and was stationed in Germany. He was retired from NCR.
Matt was preceded in death by his father, Alfred Matthews and his mother, Martha Breeden.
Survivors include his wife of fifty-four years, Carol Short Matthews; daughter, Amy (Kevin) Greene; grandson, Brett Greene, and special friend, Cindy Earls Bell.
The family would especially like to thank Dr. E. Mejia and the nurses and staff at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Morningside Baptist Church. The funeral service will follow at 7:00 pm with the Revs. Dr. Kenny Boling and Harold Noe officiating. Graveside Services will be conducted 2:00 pm, Thursday, May 13, 2021 in Hamblen Memory Gardens.
Per CDC guidelines, all persons attending services are asked to wear facial coverings and observe social distancing.
Memorial donations may be made to the Morningside Baptist Church Building Fund, 2202 Chestnut Avenue Morristown, TN 37814.
Arrangements by Allen Funeral Home.
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