William Ralph


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William Ralph Matthews

Apr 06 1939 - Jan 06 2008

Mr. William Ralph Matthews, age 68, of Dallas, Texas, passed away January 6, 2008 in McKinney, Texas. He was born April 6, 1939 in Pittsburg, Texas to Floyd Norris and Samantha Jane (Braudaway) Matthews. Mr. Matthews was a successful businessman, operating Matthews & Associates, a manufacturers/sales organization representing various industries, including medical/telecom, for over 35 years. He is survived by his son, Chad Matthews and his wife Christal of McKinney; daughter, Lorie Rich and her husband Bill of Frisco; 5 grandchildren, Nolan, Chase, Dylan, Sidney, and Morgan; sisters, Jane Bonneville of Mansfield and Helen Gibbs of North Richland Hills. Preceding him in death are his parents, brother, Floyd Paul Matthews and sister, Lillie Ruth Matthews. The family will receive friends for a visitation beginning at 7:00 PM, Wednesday, January 9, 2008, at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, January 10, 2008, in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Dr. Mark Forrest officiating. Interment will follow in the Ridgeview Memorial Park, Allen, Texas.
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