Jacquelyn Matthews

Jacquelyn Matthews

AGE: 73 • Wilmington

Jacquelyn M. Matthews (Fox), age 73, daughter of the late James and Leona D. Matthews, born January 4, 1941. She suddenly went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 1, 2014, in St. Francis Specialty Select Hospital surrounded by her family.

In addition to her parents, Jackie was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Orlando Matthews and Reginald Matthews and 2 sisters, Carmelita Matthews and Bernadette Harris.

She leaves to cherish her memory: one brother, James L. Matthews of Benicia, CA, four sisters, Gloria Y. Conner-Bungy (Charles), Leona A. Ellison (Paul), Carlotta A. Barrett, and Marquita A. Matthews; 34 nieces and nephews, 77 grant-nieces & nephews, 36 great-great nieces and nephews, and a host of cousins, other family and friends.

Mass of Christian Burial 9:30am, Saturday, February 15, 2014, at Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew, 719 N. Shipley St., Wilmington, DE 19801 where viewing will be from 7:30-9:15am only; Interment will be in Silverbrook Cemetery.


Published in The News Journal from Feb. 12 to Feb. 14, 2014