Mr. Jerry K. Matthews, 80 of Clinton passed away Friday, December 18, 2020 at the Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, Dec. 20 at Freedom Baptist Church Cemetery, 2099 Tyndall Bridge Road, Salemburg, NC with Rev. Paul Honeycutt and Rev. John Cuthill officiating. There will be a walk through visitation Saturday, Dec. 19 from 6-8 PM at Butler Funeral Home in Roseboro. At other times the family will be at their home.
Jerry was born on December 9, 1940 in Sampson County to W. K. and Maderese Crumpler Matthews. He was preceded in death by his parents. He was a charter member of Freedom Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Peggy Matthews; daughter, Melanie Creeger and husband, Douglas Creeger; one sister, Hellen M. Adams and a special four legged friend, Penny.
The family wishes to express a special thanks to 3HC and especially to Yvette.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Freedom Baptist Church, 2099 Tyndall Bridge Road, Salemburg, NC 28385.
Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, Roseboro, NC.
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