OBITUARY: Steve Matthews


Steve Matthews passed away on May 11, 2024 at age 54.

Steven Craig Matthews was born in Pontiac MI to Ludie Odell Hines Matthews and Donald Matthews.

Steve Matthews was a registered Land Surveyor. He was the Director of Surveying for Dale and Associates in Nashville TN. He was a 30-year martial artist, studied several martial arts, and earned a 5th Dan in Aikido. Steve enjoyed vegetable gardening and digging holes for his wife’s flower garden, and woodworking.

Steve is survived by his wife of 22 years, Jean Henson Matthews; mother: Ludie Matthews; siblings: Jeff (Gina) Matthews, Debbie (Allen) Bartley, and Ronald (Becky) Matthews; many beloved nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews, and friends from all over.

He is preceded in death by his father, Donald Matthews.

The Funeral Service is 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19, 2024 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 2 p.m. until the service at 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, please make Memorial Donations to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Research in Houston TX.

Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.


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