Charles Matthews, 73

Charles Matthews, age 73, of Marion, died Thursday, June 6 at his home.

He worked as a truck driver for Ashland Marathon, was a member of Dycusburg Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Katherine Wells Matthews; his parents, Laymond and Maxine Holder Matthews; two sisters, Cynthia Smith, Sheila Matthews; one brother, David Matthews.

Survivors are: three daughters, Kemberly Marshall, of Marion, Elizabeth Matthews, of Marion, Jennifer Stokes, of Calvert City; one son, Scott Matthews of Marion, KY; two sisters, Frances Holloman of Princeton, Patricia Szarka of Connecticut; three brothers, Jerry Matthews of Caldwell County, Howard Matthews of Livingston County, Timothy Matthews of Crittenden County; ten grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held at Morgan's Funeral Home on Saturday, June 8 from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Funeral services were held at Morgan's Funeral Home on Sunday, June 9 at 12 p.m. with Bro. Hank Casey officiating.

Burial followed in Dycusburg Cemetery.

Charitable contributions may be made in Charles' memory to American Cancer Society, 3140 Parisa Dr., Paducah, KY 42003.

You may light a candle or leave a message for the family at www.morgansfuneralhome.com.