Ermal Edith Matthews, 99 of Goshen, Ind., and formerly of the Brazil area died at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, June 25, 2003 at Greencroft Healthcare in Goshen.
Born June 5, 1904, in Reelsville, she was the daughter of Edgar and Mary Young Boyd. She married Thomas E. Mathews Aug. 23, 1923. She was a member of the Croys Creek Congregational Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Thomas on Aug. 7, 1972; one sister, Gladys Haddon; one brother, John Boyd and one great-grandson.
She is survived by three daughters, Joan and her husband Ralph Egloff of Carbon, Ind., Joy Sanger of Cedar Falls, Iowa, and Marilyn and her husband James Cobb of New Paris; one son, William Mathews of Schaumburg, Ill.; seven grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Genevia Myers of Reelsville, Ind.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Moore Funeral Home and 10-11 a.m. Monday. Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Croys Creek Cemetery. See www.moorefuneralhome.us for more information.