MATTHEWS, Erin Olivia
Erin Olivia Matthews, age 19, of Marietta, Ga., passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2013. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29 at Burnt Hickory Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Stephens officiating. Interment will follow at Kennesaw Memorial Park in Marietta. Born in Houston, Texas, Erin lived most of her life in Marietta. She graduated from Kennesaw Mountain High School in 2012, where she was a competitive varsity cheerleader for four years. She also cheered for the Stingrays and played softball at West Cobb for many years. Survivors include: Mother, Tina Matthews, Marietta, Ga.; Father and Stepmother, Mike and Kelly Matthews, Kennesaw, Ga.; three sisters, Kathryn Matthews, Marietta, Ga.; McKenna and Micah Matthews, Kennesaw, Ga.; paternal grandparents, Sylvia Matthews and Paul Matthews; uncle, Jimmy (Corliss) Johnson; aunts, Kristi Matthews and Cindy Wolff. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your local humane society. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Burnt Hickory Baptist Church. West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory in Marietta is in charge of the arrangements. Online guestbook at www.westcobbfuner alhome.com.