Services for Mr. Gerald Matlock will be held 1 pm, Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with burial in the Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Rev. Jamie Leach officiating.
Visitation will be held 11-1 pm, Thursday at Milling Funeral Home of Union.
Gerald Matlock of Hickory, passed away suddenly on May 23, 2018. He was born on December 30, 1945 to Otho and Madeline Matlock in Union, Mississippi.
He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Sharon; his daughter, Cara Matlock Jones (Rex); two grandchildren, Maggie Cresswell and John Layne Cresswell; a brother, Billy Joe (Ruth); two sisters, Dorothy Dot Williamson (S.A.) and Nita Humphreys (Ben), as well as a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Willie and Johnny.
He was a U.S. Navy Vietnam Veteran and a charter member and deacon at Grace United Baptist Church.
Pallbearers: The Deacons of Grace United Baptist Church and Jim Cates
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