William David Matthews

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    - Chad & Kelly Woodell
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    - Marion Weister Kisner
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William David Matthews
Aiken - WILLIAM DAVID MATTHEWS, 26, died Tuesday, February 27, 2018.
A life long resident of Aiken, Will was a son of Tray Matthews and Cathy Vaughn Matthews. He was fun loving and a free-spirit. Will loved his friends and was always willing to help, even to his detriment. He was a former groundskeeper at Sage Valley Golf Club.
Survivors include his mother, Cathy; his father Tray Matthews (Debbie Graves), all of Aiken; his son, Grayson Dean Cloessner, Aiken; brother, SGT John Christopher Matthews, USMC (Paige Seemungal), Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, West Africa; nephew, Brayden; maternal grandparents, Alex and Patricia Vaughn, North Augusta. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Anne Vaughn and paternal grandparents, Dr. John C. and Betty Matthews.
A Celebration of Will's Life will be Sunday afternoon, March 4th at 3 o'clock at Shellhouse - Rivers Funeral Home with The Rev. Dr. Paul Noe officiating. The family will receive friends following the service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Recovery Road Ministries, P.O. Box 5604, Aiken, SC 29804SHELLHOUSE - RIVERS FUNERAL HOME, 715 EAST PINE LOG RD., AIKEN, SC
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Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star on Mar. 3, 2018