Matthews; sons, Jerry Craig Matthews and wife Pamela, Eddie Matthews and wife Shannon; grandchildren, Alex, Christopher, Caroline and Daniel Matthews; and a sister, Mable Lynch.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 at Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro St., Roseboro.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Mintz Baptist Church for Mintz Christian Academy Building Fund, 3761 Old Mintz Highway, Roseboro, NC 28382.
Owen “Jerry” Fed Matthews Jr., 88, of Roseboro died Friday, June 16, 2017, at his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Owen Fed Matthews Sr. and Addie Mae Vann Matthews; and a sister, Mary Elizabeth Sessoms. Mr. Matthews was a U.S. Air Force veteran who served in the Korean War. He also was the owner of Jerry’s Auto Service in Roseboro.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Mintz Baptist Church. Officiating will be Dr. Robert Hunter. Interment, with military honors, will follow in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Clarice
Owen ‘Jerry’ Fed Matthews Jr.