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Bobby Mathews 

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A graveside service for Bobby Mathews, 67, of Sulphur Springs will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Pleasant Grove Cemetery North with Sister Ann Wagner officiating. 

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Tapp Funeral Home.

Bobby Mathews died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Baylor Hamilton Heart Hospital in Dallas.

He was born Feb. 11, 1946, to Odell Mathews Sr. and June (Barrett) Mathews in Sulphur Springs.

He married Vickie Grubbs on Oct. 29, 1965, in Sulphur Springs; she survives. 

Mr. Mathews was of the Baptist faith and a member of the National Guard. He worked at Foxworth-Galbraith for 44 years.

Other survivors include sons Michael Mathews and wife, Teresa, Kevin Mathews and wife, Christina, and Nathan Mathews and wife, Sonya, all of Sulphur Springs; daughter Kim Jones of Sulphur Springs; grandchildren Karlee, Kason, Justin, Jessica, Riley and Addison Mathews, Kara Lopez, and Garrett and Cameron Jones; great-grandson Kaidyn Holt; brothers Odell Mathews Jr., Charlie Mathews and Gary Mathews; and sister Sandra Edwards.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother Larry Mathews; and infant daughter Nancy Mathews.

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