Brinkley Family History

Eugene Carl MatthewsAge: 80 years19181999

Name
Eugene Carl Matthews
Birth September 25, 1918 35 28
Census January 14, 1920 (Age 15 months) Age: 1
Birth of a brotherCleo Ernest Matthews
August 30, 1920 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a sisterAlice Mae Matthews
February 25, 1923 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherLloyd James “Bud” Matthews
October 15, 1928 (Age 10 years)
Census April 17, 1930 (Age 11 years) Age: 11
Death of a maternal grandmotherFannie Kzar Bodenhamer
June 28, 19394:35 PM (Age 20 years)
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage, Hypertension, Diabetes
Burial of a maternal grandmotherFannie Kzar Bodenhamer
June 30, 1939 (Age 20 years)
Cemetery: Zion Hill Cemetery
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 21 years)
Address: Rural Hazel Hill At his home southeast of the Oak Grove Church
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage due to Arterial Hypertension
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The death certificate incorrectly records George's father as being from Iowa. I cannot explain that.

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Long Illness Ends

For G. W. Matthews Services for Resident Of Oak Grove Community

Held Sunday Afternoon

George W. Matthews, 82, died early Saturday morning at his home southeast of the Oak Grove church where the greater part of his life was spent. He had been an invalid for 12 years. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon at the Oak Grove church conducted by the Rev. R. P. Keathley of Morrisville, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister. J. C. Sheperd, Horace McCullock, Raymond Schooling and W.L. Denney, accompanied by Mrs. Clay Robbins, sang "Good Will Take Care of You" and Mr. Denney sang "God's Tomorrow". Burial was in the Oak Grove cemetery and the following grandchildren were pallbearers: George and Herbert Warden, Russell and Alberta Marsh, Clarence, G. D. Mark and Calvin Matthews. Mr. Matthews, who was born in Johnson County May 10, 1857, was a son of William and Susan Wilson Matthews. He married Alic Roach and they were parents of three children. Mrs. Zula Marsh of Lafayette County, Mrs. William Warden and Ed Matthews both of Warrensburg. After the death of this wife, he married Mattie Matthews, who survives. To them were born nine children, who with their mother are left. They are Fred of Odesa; Frank of north of Warrensburg; Mrs. Tom Farrell, and Earl Matthews of Kansas City; Mrs. Mattie Bratton, Mrs. Lucille Huffman, Archie, Walter and Robert, all of north of Warrensburg. Others left are about 40 grandchildren and nearly as many great-grandchildren. Early in life Mr. Matthews united with the Cumberland Presbyterian church and remained a loyal member throughout his life.


Burial of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 24, 1940 (Age 21 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Calaway Bayless
July 15, 195411:30 PM (Age 35 years)
Cause: Cardiovascular Disiease, Hypertension, and Excessive Heat
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The tombstone seems to list the wrong death month. The tombstone lists the death date as June 15, 1954.

Burial of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Calaway Bayless
July 18, 1954 (Age 35 years)
Cemetery: Zion Hill
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The tombstone lists the death date as June 15, 1954. This seems to be a mistake because the death certificate was filed July 18 and also lists the death date as July 15, 1954.

Death of a brotherCleo Ernest Matthews
June 18, 19604:30 AM (Age 41 years)
Address: Warrensburg Medical Center Inc.
Cause: Aplastic Anemia
Burial of a brotherCleo Ernest Matthews
June 21, 1960 (Age 41 years)
Death of a motherElsie May Bayless
May 10, 1967 (Age 48 years)
Burial of a motherElsie May Bayless
May 1967 (Age 48 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a fatherGeorge Edward Matthews
April 20, 1975 (Age 56 years)
Burial of a fatherGeorge Edward Matthews
April 1975 (Age 56 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a brotherClarence Joseph Matthews
February 21, 1996 (Age 77 years)

Death February 24, 1999 (Age 80 years)
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father
mother
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
5 years
himself
Eugene Carl Matthews
Birth: September 25, 1918 35 28Missouri, USA
Death: February 24, 1999Missouri, USA
23 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
sister
Margaret Frances Matthews
younger brother

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