Mr. Herbert Mathews, 77, of Ellijay, died Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
He was born Dec. 1, 1941, in Pickens County, to the late George David and Lillie Mae Childers Mathews. He worked in the logging industry and was of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by parents; brothers, Claude, Cliff and Hubert Mathews; sisters, Dorothy Grizzle, Pauline Crook and Marcell Freeman.
He is survived by brothers and sister-in-law, James Lloyd Mathews, of Jasper and Steve and Peggy Mathews, of Ellijay; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held Friday, March 8, 2019, at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. James Thompson officiating.
Interment was in the Yukon Cemetery.
Flowers are accepted or donations can be made to the Bernhardt Funeral Home to help with final funeral expenses.
Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.