Rickey Percy Matthews, 66, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Cypress, TX, passed away peacefully at 3:33 a.m. on Monday, March 26, 2018.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until funeral time at the church. The funeral will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the Church of Christ, 163 N. Hollywood Road in Houma, LA. Burial will follow in the Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church Cemetery in Gibson, LA.
He is survived by his wife Janice Westley Matthews; daughters, Cyminde Matthews and Sakala (Carl) Lewis; three grandchildren; Anwar Weaver, Jr., Coren Lewis and Anaya Weaver; brother, Reginald (Calisse) Matthews; sister, Wanda Matthews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Percy and Irene Sumner Matthews; sister, Marilyn Matthews; paternal grandparents, Willie and Gertie Aitkens Matthews; maternal grandparents, Jules and Martha Sumner.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.