James Walter Matthews

November 23, 1962August 26, 2021

James Walter Matthews "Rebound", age 58, born and raised in Mobile, AL passed away on Thursday August 26, 2021. He was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps serving from 1981 to 1986. James enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle and was a proud member of the Alabama chapter of Leathernecks for many years. James was preceded in death by his father, Leroy Matthews. He is survived by his Mother, Louise Matthews; Daughter, Allison Matthews (William) ; Son, Jacob Matthews (Mallery); Brother, Paul Matthews and Girlfriend; Karen French. James loved spending time with all of his grandchildren, and they will love and cherish his memory for forever, his grandchildren include Emma Grace, Hazel Grace, Paisley Rose, Olivia Ann, and Aleczander Walter: He leaves behind a host of cherished family members and friends and an entire chapter of leathernecks. Visitation will be held on Saturday September 11, 2021. From 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Pine Crest Funeral Home on Dauphin Island Parkway, with a chapel service immediately following.


  • Louise Matthews, Mother
  • Allison Matthews, Daughter
  • Jacob Matthews, Son
  • Paul Matthews, Brother


  • Visitation

    Saturday, September 11, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, September 11, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Saturday, September 11, 2021


James Walter Matthews

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F lak

September 13, 2021


Love ya Brother

Tony DeJesus

September 9, 2021

Rebound, you were the life of the party and when I was with the leathernecks ,you were to me, the backbone of the club. I wish I would’ve spent more time with you. I know you are up there making everyone laugh their ass off, just save a spot for me and Harold in the circle my friend.

Allison Matthews

September 7, 2021

Love you so much Dad ❤️