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Brenda  Faye  Matlock
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Obituary for Brenda Faye Matlock

Brenda Faye Shelton Matlock, died Wednesday, July 12, 2017 in Atlanta, Texas.

Brenda was born October 27, 1940 in McCoy, Louisiana to Jessie Willard Shelton and Gladys Maud Shores. Brenda graduated from North Caddo in Vivian, Louisiana. She attended one semester at Southern Arkansas University. She co-owned Word of Grace Bookstore and Gift Shop; and was a member of First Baptist Church, Queen City where she was a very active Sunday School Teacher, choir member, loved attending ladies groups and taking trips with the young people. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, working in the yard, planting trees and flowers and cooking for her extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Alfred Dwaine Shelton.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Jesse Linton Matlock of Queen City, Texas; daughter, Stacy Jo Felkins and husband Michael of Ames, Iowa; two sons, James Matlock and wife Debby of Branson, Missouri, Kelly Matlock and wife Stacey of Queen City, Texas; brother, Jay Shelton and wife Jane of Bella Vista, Arkansas; sister, Sammie Bell of Vivian, Louisiana; sister-in-law, Mary Jo Shelton of Vivian, Louisiana, brother-in-law, D.K. Matlock and wife Sherrell of Springhill, Louisiana, sister-in-law, Joy Jenkins and husband Roger of Plain Dealing, Louisiana; granddaughters, Cassie Lee, Danielle Flow, Ashley Flow, Sam Felkins, Alex Felkins; grandson, Mac Felkins; great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn Lee.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm, Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in the First Baptist Church, Queen City Family Life Center under the direction of Hanner Funeral Service, with Michael Felkins officiating.

Visitation will be Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at First Baptist Church, Queen City, Texas.

Interment will be 4:00 pm Salem Cemetery, Plain Dealing, Louisiana.

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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Family Life Center at First Baptist Church

206 Marietta Street
Queen City, Texas 75572





2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Family Life Center at First Baptist Church

206 Marietta Street
Queen City, Texas 75572

Cemetery Details


Salem Cemetery

674 Salem Cemetery Road
Plain Dealing , Louisiana 71064


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