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1982 James 2022

James Edward Matthews

November 23, 1982 — June 9, 2022

James Edward Matthews, 39 of Broadway passed away Thursday June 9, 2022.


A Celebration of Life will be held at 5-7pm Wednesday June 15, 2022, at Rogers Pickard Funeral Home


James was born in Forsyth Co and loved music, traveling and spending time with his family and friends.


Mr. Matthews is survived by his mother, Sandra Kay Edwards of Broadway; brothers, Anthony “Tony” Bond of Broadway and twin brother, Jonathan Matthews (Marianne) of Sanford; many cousins; four nieces and a nephew; his aunt’s, Judy Bracken (Robert) of Sanford and Dawn Morris (Monroe) of Broadway.


He was preceded in death by his grandparents Ralph and Pastye Edwards.


Memorial contributions can be made to The Masonic Home for Children at Oxford, 600 College Street, Oxford, NC 27565; Christians United Outreach Center of Lee County (CUOC), 2885 Lee Ave, Sanford, NC 27332; Sanford Church of Christ, 2404 Hawkins Ave, Sanford, NC 27330.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Edward Matthews, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Rogers Pickard Funeral Home

509 Carthage St, Sanford, NC 27330

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