Willie James "Jim" Matthews
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Willie James "Jim" Matthews, 72 a native of Clinton, LA, and a resident of Zachary, LA, departed this life on September 2, 2020, at OLOL Hospital. Willie will forever be loved and remembered by his wife of 51 years Della Franklin Matthews; two daughters Kimberly Franklin and Eureka Matthews Johnson (Russell); and a niece he assisted in raising Tyquinsia Stewart (Calvin); brother Andrew Matthews; sister Nerva Matthews; seven grandchildren and one great grand-child. Visiting will be head-on Thursday, September 10, from 5 pm - 7 pm at Richardson Funeral Home, Clinton, LA, and Friday, September 11, from 9:00 am until religious services at 11:00 am at Pine Grove Baptist Church Hwy 412 in Slaughter, LA. Interment at Port Hudson National Cemetery in Port Hudson, LA.

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Published in The Advocate on Sep. 10, 2020.
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September 13, 2020
To Eureka and Family
our prayers are with you and your lloved ones during this transition. Hold on to God’s unchanging hand.

Ms. Lewis & Fly.
September 10, 2020
Rest In Peace Uncle
Jennifer Franklin
Family
September 10, 2020
Deepest Sympathy
George/Minnie Robinson
September 10, 2020
Prayers For My Family R.I.P Willie James
Shonda Franklin
Family
September 10, 2020
OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU DURING THIS DIFFICULT TRANSITION IN YOUR LIFE

Magnolia Grove Baptist Church
Rev. James Bennett Pastor
James Bennett
Friend
September 10, 2020
RIP Uncle Willie James. You will be missed
Rhonda Andrus
Family
September 10, 2020
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Nathaniel & Eva B. Johnson
Classmate
September 10, 2020
My prayers are with the family for their strength
Carolyn M. Tate
Family
September 10, 2020
Prayers For My Family RIP Willie James
September 10, 2020
WITH DEEPEST SYMPATHY !
LINDA STONE
September 10, 2020
My sincere condolences. Sending prayer and love to each of you during your time of bereavement.
Paula Harris
Friend
September 10, 2020
Sorry for your lost Eureka.
Allison Pierre
September 10, 2020
My condolences and prayers may God give you strength today and days ahead
Beverly D. George
Friend
September 10, 2020
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Betty Wallace
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