Clifton L. Matson Sr.

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  • "Linda and family im so sorry for your loss and i consider..."
    - Mechelle Moore
  • "I love you Daddy and you will be missed greatly"
    - Terri Matson Ernsperger
  • "Miss Linda I'm so very sorry for your loss! Mr.Clif was a..."
    - Darla Hudson
  • "God bless from your grandson the chef James A. Ernsperger..."
    - James Ernsperger
  • " Well gone but never to be forgotten , may you rest now , ..."
    - Andrea Matson
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Funeral service for Clifton L. Matson Sr., 71, of Ohatchee, will be 11 a.m. today May 27, 2015, at Mt. View Baptist Church with Pastor Rick Foote officiating. Burial will follow at The Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo. Mr. Matson died Sunday afternoon at his residence. Survivors include his wife, Linda J. Stringer Matson; daughter, Terri Lynn Matson (Ernsperger); sons, William Andrew Matson and Clifton Lamar Matson Jr.; 26 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren. Mr. Matson is preceded in death by his son, James Anthony Matson; and parents, Andrew J. and Minnie Treywick Matson. Pallbearers will be William Matson, Clifton Matson Jr., James Ernsperger, Oisin Matson, Conor Matson, Hunter Ernsperger, Jonathan Forester, and Michael Battles. Honorary pallbearers will be David Hunsucker and Henry Savage. Mr. Matson was a member of Mt. View Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was Sgt 1st Class and received a purple heart due to his injuries. Mr. Matson was proud of all his children and grandchildren. He was honored that many of his family followed and Pawpaw's footsteps and are member of the Armed Forces. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family of Mr. Matson and will be given to his favorite charity, 107 Millie Ann Ln., Ohatchee AL 36271.
Published in The Anniston Star from May 26 to May 27, 2015
Arrangements under the direction of:
Chapel Hill Funeral Home
542 West 52nd Street | Anniston, AL 36206 | (256) 820-5151
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