Richard "Buddy" Matthews Obituary
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Richard "Buddy" Ivan Matthews

June 8, 1970 - August 15, 2014

Richard (Buddy) Matthews, 44, was born and raised in Raleigh NC, and was the son of Debra Earp Stanley, died on Friday, August 15,2014 in Dallas TX.

Surviving are his wife, Diana Torres Matthews of Dallas TX; his grandmother, Julia T. Earp of Raleigh; uncles, Charles I. Earp (Susan), and Bernie I Earp; cousins, Shelley E. Aldridge (Barron), Angie Van Dyke (Darren), Jenny E. Helms (Brandon), Natalie E. Snapp (Nathan). He was predeceased by his mother, Debra Earp Stanley, in 1997.

A visitation will be held Friday, August 22, 2014, from 6-8pm at Brown Wynne Funeral Home, 300 Saint Mary's Street, Raleigh.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 23 2014, at 1:00 pm at Raleigh Memorial Park.

In Lieu of flowers, please consider donating to LCH Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

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"We are so sorry to hear of your loss, Diana. We've been out of touch for far too long. We only met Richard at your wedding reception, but we know he was..." Ursula VanKuiken (Anthem, AZ)

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