Donald Watkins MatthewsAge: 8719162004

Name
Donald Watkins Matthews
Birth 6 August 1916 31 28

Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Henry Matthews
9 December 1923 (Age 7)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherThomas Henry Matthews
1923 (Age 6)
MarriageMavis Mary WilliamsView family
18 June 1941 (Age 24)
Death of a motherIda Watkins Maynard
26 May 1963 (Age 46)

Death of a fatherRichard Matthews
29 April 1975 (Age 58)

Death of a wifeMavis Mary Williams
25 December 1989 (Age 73)
Burial of a wifeMavis Mary Williams
December 1989 (Age 73)
Text:
In Loving Memory of Mavis Mary beloved wife of Donald Watkins Matthews, Who passed away December 25th 1989, Aged 72 years. Rest in Peace. Also her beloved husband Donald Watkins Matthews Who passed away February 5th 2004, Aged 87 years. They enriched the lives of all who knew them
Death 5 February 2004 (Age 87) Age: 87
Burial February 2004 (Age 87)
Date of entry in original source: 4 March 2004
Text:
Mr D W MATTHEWS St JUST The Cornishman - Thursday 4 March 2004 The funeral service took place at St Just parish church of Mr Donald Watkins Matthews, aged 87, of St Just. The Rev Stephen Leach officiated and Mrs Ethel Angwin was the organist. There was a tribute by Rev Brian Coombes, readings by Mr G Goodbrey, Mr W Leah and Dr A P Derrington. Followed by interment at St Just Cemetery. Family and friends attending: Miss Eileen Woolmington, Kathleen Woolcock (cousin), Mr Greg and Mrs Denise Williams (cousin), Mr and Mrs P Strick (Toby Strick, cousins); Miss Rebecca Williams (Matthew Williams, godson); Mrs W English (Mr Stanley Osborne); Miss Heather Baker, Miss Joyce Preston, Mr Andrew Brown, Joy Andrews, Margaret Barren; Mr Robert Matthews (the family and Mrs B Carey); Mrs Alan Reynolds (Dr Alan Reynolds, London); Mr B F Angwin (Mr Chris Goninan); Mr Andrew Reynolds, Mr and Mrs Jack Osborne, Mrs Olga Statham, Mr W E Rowe, Mr and Mrs Alfred Olds; Mr Arthur Matthews (Mrs P Matthews and the Ellis family, Bendigo); Mr and Mrs P deLisle (Berkhamsted), Mrs Mary Rowe, Mr Colin Stephens; Mr and Mrs Ken Johns (Mr and Mrs D Luxford); Mr and Mrs Godfrey Chappell, Miss Ann Stone, Mr and Mrs D J Griffiths, Mrs E Bagshaw, Mr John Harry, Mr and Mrs C Harrison; Mrs J Huband (Mr G Huband); Mrs Joan Brown, Mr Bryan Cuddy, Mr Tom Cuddy, Mrs Anne Long; Miss K M Campin (Mr John Nicholls and St Buryan Old Cornwall Society); Mr Howard Williams; Mrs Anne Harvey (Mr P Harvey). Mr George Rounce (Mr R L Cargeeg); Mr Harold Waters; Mrs S Williams (Mrs B Jelbert); Mr and Mrs Edwin Murley; Mr and Mrs Vince Sheldon (Mount Sinai 121); Dr A P Derrington, Mrs Abigail Hawkes, Mrs Hazel Olds, Mr and Mrs D Richens (Wellingborough); Miss B Eagar (Mrs V Love); Mrs Molly McFadden (the family); Mr David Greenacre; Mrs Hilda Gray (Cornwall Music Festival); Miss Marjorie Birch, Mr Keith and Mrs Sue Field (Saltash), Mr Charles Field; Mr and Mrs Rawlinson (Mr and Mrs F White and Mr N Rawlinson); Mr and Mrs Michael Holmes (the family); Mrs Hilary Oliver (Mr John Oliver); Mrs Valerie Moore (Mrs M Weymouth); Mrs Annie Pryor, Mrs G Brixey, Mrs M Taylor; Mrs P Leggo (Mr and Mrs N P Leggo and Mrs M Harris); Mrs G B Hocking, Jim and Pat Hodge (St Ives); Mr and Mrs Ken Olds (St Just and Pendeen Old Cornwall Society and Mrs Kathleen Hosking); Mrs W Florence, Rev Brian and Mrs Janet Coombes (Bodmin); Mr and Mrs Stevenson (Gorsed and Old Cornwall Society); Mr J Edwards (Mount Sinai 121, Mr E P Keast and Mr L Balson); Mrs Margaret Agnew, Mrs Carol Martin; Mrs Ann Webb (Mr M Webb); Mrs Francis Stone; Mr Justus Hattam (Grace Hattam); Mr and Mrs P Semmens, Mrs D Curnow, Mrs Pat Wall, Mrs Marilyn Lennard, Major and Mrs Green, Mr and Mrs M Williams, Mrs R Williams, Mrs J Michell (Mrs C M Richards, Mr and Mrs G Jeffery); Miss P Crabb, Mary Derrington, Mrs Margaret Knapp, Mr and Mrs J Hocking, Mr Alfred Olds; Mr and Mrs Hugh-Jones (the family); Mr and Mrs A J Thomas. Mr Andrew Reynolds, Mr K Olds; Deryk Chappell (the Mayor of Penzance and Twinning Committee, the Mayor of Bendigo City and Twinning Committee, Australia, the Mayor of City of Nevada City and Twinning Committee USA); Mrs R Stuart (St Just WI); Mrs S Scott; Mr W J North (Mrs A North, Mrs D North, Mr M Evans, Australia); Rev Martin and Mrs Susan Boyns; Mr H Wearne (Mrs H Wearne, Dr and Mrs Penrose Wearne); Mr and Mrs B Smith (Mount Sinai, Mr Bill Rosewall 121, Mr A Burr, 121); Mrs P Jelbert (Mrs B Jelbert); Sister Bernard (the Convent and the Haven); Sophie Huband, Mrs J Nicholas; Mr J Prowse (Mr M Prowse); Mrs R Stenner (Mrs R Beadle); Mr and Mrs I J Rowe (Mr and Mrs D Thomas, Mr and Mrs H Hutchings); Mr and Mrs J H Eddy (the family, Mrs M J Nicholas, Mr and Mrs K Beer); Rev W A Leah, Mrs B Stephens; Mr W Thomas (Sancreed Church); Mrs H Derrington, Mr K Marks, Mr G Goodbrey, Mr and Mrs P R Reed, Mrs S James, Wendy Hawkins, Mrs G Osborne; Mrs J Hartles (Mr F Hartles, Trustee, St Just WI); Mrs L Beer, Father Cormac; Mrs S Major (Mr J Major, Kathryn and Susannah). Chosen bearers: Mr R H Eddy, Mr T W James, Mr W T James, Mr A J Olds, Mr G Osborne and Mr T P Osborne. Donations were received in lieu of flowers for the Cardiac Unit, Treliske Hospital. Funeral Director: R D Burroughs, M J Kearey, Rear of Barwis Terrace, Penzance.
Text:
In Loving Memory of Mavis Mary beloved wife of Donald Watkins Matthews, Who passed away December 25th 1989, Aged 72 years. Rest in Peace. Also her beloved husband Donald Watkins Matthews Who passed away February 5th 2004, Aged 87 years. They enriched the lives of all who knew them
Family with parents - View family
father
mother
 
Marriage: 3 May 1915Wesleyan, Penzance, Cornwall, England
15 months
Family with Mavis Mary Williams - View family
wife
 
Marriage: 18 June 1941Gulval Parish Church, Gulval, Cornwall, England

BurialCornishman Newspaper
Date of entry in original source: 4 March 2004
Text:
Mr D W MATTHEWS St JUST The Cornishman - Thursday 4 March 2004 The funeral service took place at St Just parish church of Mr Donald Watkins Matthews, aged 87, of St Just. The Rev Stephen Leach officiated and Mrs Ethel Angwin was the organist. There was a tribute by Rev Brian Coombes, readings by Mr G Goodbrey, Mr W Leah and Dr A P Derrington. Followed by interment at St Just Cemetery. Family and friends attending: Miss Eileen Woolmington, Kathleen Woolcock (cousin), Mr Greg and Mrs Denise Williams (cousin), Mr and Mrs P Strick (Toby Strick, cousins); Miss Rebecca Williams (Matthew Williams, godson); Mrs W English (Mr Stanley Osborne); Miss Heather Baker, Miss Joyce Preston, Mr Andrew Brown, Joy Andrews, Margaret Barren; Mr Robert Matthews (the family and Mrs B Carey); Mrs Alan Reynolds (Dr Alan Reynolds, London); Mr B F Angwin (Mr Chris Goninan); Mr Andrew Reynolds, Mr and Mrs Jack Osborne, Mrs Olga Statham, Mr W E Rowe, Mr and Mrs Alfred Olds; Mr Arthur Matthews (Mrs P Matthews and the Ellis family, Bendigo); Mr and Mrs P deLisle (Berkhamsted), Mrs Mary Rowe, Mr Colin Stephens; Mr and Mrs Ken Johns (Mr and Mrs D Luxford); Mr and Mrs Godfrey Chappell, Miss Ann Stone, Mr and Mrs D J Griffiths, Mrs E Bagshaw, Mr John Harry, Mr and Mrs C Harrison; Mrs J Huband (Mr G Huband); Mrs Joan Brown, Mr Bryan Cuddy, Mr Tom Cuddy, Mrs Anne Long; Miss K M Campin (Mr John Nicholls and St Buryan Old Cornwall Society); Mr Howard Williams; Mrs Anne Harvey (Mr P Harvey). Mr George Rounce (Mr R L Cargeeg); Mr Harold Waters; Mrs S Williams (Mrs B Jelbert); Mr and Mrs Edwin Murley; Mr and Mrs Vince Sheldon (Mount Sinai 121); Dr A P Derrington, Mrs Abigail Hawkes, Mrs Hazel Olds, Mr and Mrs D Richens (Wellingborough); Miss B Eagar (Mrs V Love); Mrs Molly McFadden (the family); Mr David Greenacre; Mrs Hilda Gray (Cornwall Music Festival); Miss Marjorie Birch, Mr Keith and Mrs Sue Field (Saltash), Mr Charles Field; Mr and Mrs Rawlinson (Mr and Mrs F White and Mr N Rawlinson); Mr and Mrs Michael Holmes (the family); Mrs Hilary Oliver (Mr John Oliver); Mrs Valerie Moore (Mrs M Weymouth); Mrs Annie Pryor, Mrs G Brixey, Mrs M Taylor; Mrs P Leggo (Mr and Mrs N P Leggo and Mrs M Harris); Mrs G B Hocking, Jim and Pat Hodge (St Ives); Mr and Mrs Ken Olds (St Just and Pendeen Old Cornwall Society and Mrs Kathleen Hosking); Mrs W Florence, Rev Brian and Mrs Janet Coombes (Bodmin); Mr and Mrs Stevenson (Gorsed and Old Cornwall Society); Mr J Edwards (Mount Sinai 121, Mr E P Keast and Mr L Balson); Mrs Margaret Agnew, Mrs Carol Martin; Mrs Ann Webb (Mr M Webb); Mrs Francis Stone; Mr Justus Hattam (Grace Hattam); Mr and Mrs P Semmens, Mrs D Curnow, Mrs Pat Wall, Mrs Marilyn Lennard, Major and Mrs Green, Mr and Mrs M Williams, Mrs R Williams, Mrs J Michell (Mrs C M Richards, Mr and Mrs G Jeffery); Miss P Crabb, Mary Derrington, Mrs Margaret Knapp, Mr and Mrs J Hocking, Mr Alfred Olds; Mr and Mrs Hugh-Jones (the family); Mr and Mrs A J Thomas. Mr Andrew Reynolds, Mr K Olds; Deryk Chappell (the Mayor of Penzance and Twinning Committee, the Mayor of Bendigo City and Twinning Committee, Australia, the Mayor of City of Nevada City and Twinning Committee USA); Mrs R Stuart (St Just WI); Mrs S Scott; Mr W J North (Mrs A North, Mrs D North, Mr M Evans, Australia); Rev Martin and Mrs Susan Boyns; Mr H Wearne (Mrs H Wearne, Dr and Mrs Penrose Wearne); Mr and Mrs B Smith (Mount Sinai, Mr Bill Rosewall 121, Mr A Burr, 121); Mrs P Jelbert (Mrs B Jelbert); Sister Bernard (the Convent and the Haven); Sophie Huband, Mrs J Nicholas; Mr J Prowse (Mr M Prowse); Mrs R Stenner (Mrs R Beadle); Mr and Mrs I J Rowe (Mr and Mrs D Thomas, Mr and Mrs H Hutchings); Mr and Mrs J H Eddy (the family, Mrs M J Nicholas, Mr and Mrs K Beer); Rev W A Leah, Mrs B Stephens; Mr W Thomas (Sancreed Church); Mrs H Derrington, Mr K Marks, Mr G Goodbrey, Mr and Mrs P R Reed, Mrs S James, Wendy Hawkins, Mrs G Osborne; Mrs J Hartles (Mr F Hartles, Trustee, St Just WI); Mrs L Beer, Father Cormac; Mrs S Major (Mr J Major, Kathryn and Susannah). Chosen bearers: Mr R H Eddy, Mr T W James, Mr W T James, Mr A J Olds, Mr G Osborne and Mr T P Osborne. Donations were received in lieu of flowers for the Cardiac Unit, Treliske Hospital. Funeral Director: R D Burroughs, M J Kearey, Rear of Barwis Terrace, Penzance.
BurialMonumental Inscription - St Just in Penwith Cemetery
Text:
In Loving Memory of Mavis Mary beloved wife of Donald Watkins Matthews, Who passed away December 25th 1989, Aged 72 years. Rest in Peace. Also her beloved husband Donald Watkins Matthews Who passed away February 5th 2004, Aged 87 years. They enriched the lives of all who knew them
BurialDonald Watkins Matthews MI at St Just CemeteryDonald Watkins Matthews MI at St Just Cemetery
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