OBITUARY

Richard Lee Matheny

October 8, 1933February 2, 2021

Richard “Tuffy” Lee Matheny, 87, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Waynesboro on October 8, 1933, a son of the late Russell and Annis (Loving) Matheny.

Tuffy retired as an electrician from the DuPont Co. in Waynesboro. He was a member of the Circle 8 Square Dancing Club.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Rev. Clemmer E. and Russell T. Matheny.

Survivors include his wife, Frances “Louise” (Hoy) Matheny; sons, Patrick L. Matheny, Michael L. Fox; Donald L. Fox; sister, Delores M. Ober; eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 5, 2021 at Augusta Memorial Park with Pastor Shane Lilly officiating.

There will be no public viewing or visitation at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Wilson Fire Company or the Waynesboro First Aid Crew.

Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneral homes.com

  • FAMILY

  • He was preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Annis (Loving) Matheny; andtwo brothers, Rev. Clemmer E. and Russell T. Matheny.


    Survivors include his wife, Frances “Louise” (Hoy) Matheny; sons, Patrick L. Matheny, Michael L. Fox; Donald L. Fox; sister, Delores M. Ober; eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
  • DONATIONS

  • Wilson Fire Company or the Waynesboro First Aid Crew

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Graveside Service

    Friday, February 5, 2021

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Officiating

Memories

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Margie Brooks

February 5, 2021

Louise and family... just wanted to say how sorry I was to hear of “Tuffy’s” passing, I will always remember his grocery store trips whenever I came to clean. You are in my prayers through this hard time. Please let me know if there is anything I can do for you.
Love,
Margie Brooks

Billy Gale

February 5, 2021

Louise & Family:. .We're so sorry to read about the passing of Tuffy. He was a fine Gentleman & will be greatly missed...Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Rest in peace Tuffy...
Billy & Charlsie Gale & family