Jacqueline K. “Jackie” Matthews

Salem — Jacqueline K. “Jackie” Matthews, 67, of Southeast Boulevard died at 10:35 p.m. Friday at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown.

Mrs. Matthews was born March 9, 1952 in Salem, a daughter of the late Clifford and Freda (Stanley) Parrish, and had lived in the area all of her life.

A 1970 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson High School, Jackie worked at the Little Chapel Daycare in Salem for many years and retired as a private home healthcare aid in 2012.

Jackie is survived by her husband, Kim B. Matthews, whom she married Dec. 27, 1989; her daughter, Tonya (Bill) Burkett of Salem; stepdaughters, Kimberly (Herman) Wilkes of Lisbon and Stacey (Rich) Caldwell of Salem; her sisters, Doris (the late Gust) Hoperich and Joanne (Olan) Morris, both of Lisbon, Bonnie (Fred) Brautigam of Salem, and Debra (James) Carchedi of Struthers; brother, Ernest (Sharon) Parrish of Salem; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Professional services are in the care of the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Foundation.

Friends may view Jackie’s memorial tribute page and extend condolences to her family at www.eells-leggett-stauffer.com.

4/15/19