2018-11-14 / Obituaries


Cathy Jean Matkin Mrs. Cathy Jean Matkin, age 63, of Colquitt died Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Miller County Hospital. Funeral services will be Friday, November 16, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Sheffield Funeral Chapel with Rev. Bobby Whittaker and James Weaver officiating. Interment will follow at Thompson Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be Friday, November 16, 2018, from 10:00-11:00 AM at Colquitt Funeral Home.

Mrs. Matkin was a Vietnam veteran serving in the U.S. Army and was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her husband, James R. Matkin of Colquitt; two sons, James R. (Sybrina) Matkin, Jr. of Albany, and Kristopher Alan (Summer) Matkin of Atlanta; one daughter, Amanda (Keith) Frane of Opelika, AL; eight grandchildren; four greatgrandchildren; two sisters, Susan (Garland) Evans of Iron City and Jennifer (Phillip) NeSmith of Bainbridge; one brother, Tony (Barbara) Meredith of Colquitt; and her four-legged fur baby, Gracie.

Colquitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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