Services for Beverly Jo Matthews, 68, of Ada are at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Richard Bailey will officiate. Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery near Francis.
Mrs. Matthews passed away Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at a local hospital. She was born Aug. 10, 1948, in Ada to Ray and Wenona Alletag White. She lived in this area all of her life and graduated from Ada High School in 1966. She attended cosmetology school in 1967.
She married Don Wayne Matthews Aug. 26, 1966, in Ada. Mrs. Matthews owned and operated Gladys Beauty Salon and she was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her husband, Don of the home; a daughter, Jo Don Truelove and her husband, Reggie; a brother, Barry White and his wife, Mary; her grandchildren, Cherokee, Raven and Dakota Truelove; two brothers-in-law, Charles Matthews and Jim Matthews and his wife, Jennie; a sister-in-law, Mary McGill and her husband, Jimmy; her nieces, Carrie Williams, Stacy Sexton, Shannon Cooper and Melinda Matthews; and her nephews, Charles Matthews, Raymond Woods, Mike Woods, Terry Matthews, Tony Matthews, Mike Matthews, Mickey White, Keith Schoonover, Kevin Schoonover, Tanner McGill and Jimmy Jo McGill.
Bearers will be Raymond Woods, Mike Woods, Tanner McGill, Charles Matthews, Koby Williams and John Fisher. Honorary bearer will be Jacob Fisher.
Published on January 31, 2017