Matthew was born in North Vancouver, Canada, and moved with his family to St. Louis, Missouri, where he later met Barbara. The two were married in 1987 and later moved to Harvest, Alabama, in 1997.
Matthew was a loving brother, husband and father. He is preceded in death by his mother, Dency, his father, Roy and his brother, Richard.
Matthew’s life will be honored at Legacy Chapel Funeral Home in Madison, Alabama, on Saturday, May 7. The visitation will begin at 1 p.m., and the service will begin at 2 p.m.