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Ernest Matthias Sr. Dies at 77

Ernest Matthias Sr.
Ernest Matthias Sr., better known as “Lincoln,” died at age 77 on Feb. 23 on St. John.
He is survived by his wife, Mariel Matthias; daughters: Vivian George and Necia Matthias; sons: Kenneth, Ernest, Melroy and Courtney Matthias; stepdaughters: Ingrid Moses and Patricia Mitchell; stepsons: Cornell Benjamin and Vincent Powell; sisters: Alice Lytch, Clarissa Frett, Zenobia Lomax, Golda Thomas and Aimee Matthias; brother, Gustave Matthias; 25 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
There will be a viewing held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, March 11, at Davis Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 12, at Emmaus Moravian Church, St. John followed by interment at Emmaus Moravian Cemetery.
All arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.

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