GREENVILLE - Matthew R. Bashore, 39, of Greenville, went to be with his Lord early morning, Aug. 22, 2014, at his residence after a long illness.
He was born July 30, 1975, in Greenville, the son of George C. and Cathy G. (Delk) Bashore of Greenville.
He was a member of the Gospel Baptist Church of Greenville. He was a graduate of Greenville High School. He received his bachelor degree from Ohio State University, and then his jurist doctorate from University of Tennessee Law School. After school he went to work for Lexis-Nexis.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brother, Michael (Elizabeth) Bashore; a niece Sophia; and a nephew, Isaiah.
A celebration of Matthew's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Bill Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to State of the Heart Hospice. Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com