Alan Matthies

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Alan Matthies

Alan Matthies, 68, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, November 17, 2020. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 6:30 PM Friday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11:30 AM Saturday at Spring Creek Fellowship. Burial will be at Trinity Memorial Park. Alan was born on November 5, 1952 in Howard County. He married Pam Pourchot on December 2, 1987 in Lovington, NM. He lived most of his life Howard County. He served in the US Navy and was a veteran of Vietnam. He went to Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, receiving his Master’s in 2002. He pastored several churches during seminary. He served as Chaplain at Parkland and Baylor and eight years at Hill Country Memorial Hospital in Fredericksburg. He then returned to Big Spring as Chaplain at Big Spring State Hospital. He is survived by his wife: Pam Matthies of Big Spring; one son: Jimmy Matthies and his wife, Misty of Big Spring; four grandchildren: Ely Matthies of Big Spring, Krislynn Matthies of Big Spring, EmmaMatthies of Big Spring, and Andrew Ferry of Comfort; his father: Herschell Matthies of Big Spring; one sister: Gale Menicke and her husband Cash of Seattle, WA; two nieces and one nephew. He was preceded by his mother: Nora Matthies; and one son: Jeff Matthies. Pallbearers will be Dee Highley, Chris Hollingsworth, Steve Wolf, Jody Nix, Jody Reid and Donnie Samford. In lieu of flowers family suggests donations to the American Cancer Society or Help Hope Live. Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
November 5, 1952 - November 17, 202011/05/195211/17/2020
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The Parker Family

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Alan Matthies has been arranged by The Parker Family. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
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Christina, Lesa, Joelda, Cecilia and Victoria (BSSH)

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Alan Matthies has been arranged by Christina, Lesa, Joelda, Cecilia and Victoria (BSSH). Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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Tribute Store

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Alan Matthies has been arranged by Tribute Store. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
God Bless , Love and prays The Howerton Family.
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Cheryl Price

November 18, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Alan Matthies has been arranged by Cheryl Price. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
In Loving memory of Alan Matthies a lover of the outdoors and family!

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