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Benny Matthews

October 11, 1951 ~ April 12, 2020 (age 68)


Benny Matthews, age 68, of Saltillo, Texas passed away, Sunday, April 12, 2020.

Graveside funeral services for Benny Matthews will be Friday, April 17, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Weaver Cemetery in Saltillo, Texas.  Visitation, come and go, will be at Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home on Thursday, April 16, at 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Benny Matthews, age 68, of Saltillo, Texas passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2020. He was born on October 11, 1951, in Sulphur Springs, Texas to William Matthews and Addie Hokes Matthews.

Benny was a retired law enforcement officer and a veteran of the U.S. Army and the Army National Guard.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Roy Matthews and Derrell Matthews; and sister, Bobbie Parris.

Benny is survived by his son, Michael Matthews of Saltillo, Texas; brother, Leo Matthews of Saltillo, Texas; and sister, Mollie White of Saltillo, Texas and a host of nieces and nephews.

Honorary pallbearers will be Ronnie Parris, Richard Parris, James Parris, Zach Parris, Cody Parris, John Swindell and Chris Matthews

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April 16, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sam B Harvey Funeral Home
409 N. Kaufman
Mount Vernon, TX 75487

Funeral Service
April 17, 2020

11:00 AM
Weaver Cemetery, Saltillo, Texas

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