MATTHEWS, Earl George
The funeral for the late Earl George Matthews beloved husband to, Mabel Mary (nee McCue) Matthews of Alberton, was held on Friday July 14, 2017 from the E. Gerald Rooney Memorial Chapel Alberton where funeral service was conducted at 10:30 a.m. by the Rev. Robert Lockhart who brought words of comfort to the family. The opening prayer and words of Remembrance were given by the Rev. Ross Morrison. The Eulogy was delivered by grandson Darcy Rayner. The 23 psalm was addressed by daughter, Shelley Penner. Mark 4:1-9 was addressed by son in law, Carl Richards. The message “The Sower” was delivered by Rev. Robert Lockhart. The choir led in the singing of the hymns, How Great Thou Art and Amazing Grace. The organist was David Barbour. The recessional was a CD by Vince Gill “Go Rest High on that Mountain” Everyone present for the funeral service was considered to be Honorary pallbearers. The active pallbearers were Sons George Matthews Jamie \Matthews, and grandsons, Austin Matthews, Mitchell Matthews, Tyler Matthews Matthew McCormick. The flower bearers were granddaughters, Madelyn Matthews, Jill Matthews, Tonya Matthews, Layla Matthews. Interment was in the Elmsdale United Church Cemetery with Rev. Ross Morrison and Rev. Robert Lockhart officiating.