Doug Mathews

Doug Mathews, 74, of the Towstring Community went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A native of Cherokee, he was the son of the late Seab and Floy Lambert Mathews.


He was a faithful servant of the Lord.


Doug is survived by his wife of 47 years, Glenda Mathews; two sons, Scott Mathews and wife Jeanne of Sylva, and Brian Mathews and wife Juanita of Cherokee; three grandchildren, Crystal Mathews, Ricky Mathews, and Eli Mathews.


A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Thursday at Towstring Cemetery. Randall Watkins will officiate.


Doug will be taken back to Towstring Baptist Church at 5:00 PM Wednesday to await the hour of service.