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3000 Wilmington Road
New Castle, PA | 16105
724-658-4711
941 S. Mill St.
New Castle, PA | 16101
724.658.4711
Gladys Matthews

Gladys J. Matthews (Ellis)

Saturday, April 5th, 1941 - Saturday, March 30th, 2019
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Gladys J. Matthews, 77, of New Castle passed away on the morning of March 30, 2019 at the Oasis.

Born on April 5, 1941 in New Castle she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Georgia Lee Ellis.

Gladys had worked at Jameson Hospital for over forty years. She was an active member of Prevailing World Word Outreach Center. Gladys enjoyed singing and was a member of the Reality Band. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and helping others.

Gladys is survived by her children, Thomas Matthews Jr. and his wife Amy, Elonzo Matthews Sr. and his wife Lynn all of New Castle, her grandson, Donte Wise of New Castle, whom she raised, two brothers, Herbert Ellis, Jr. of Florida, John Ellis of Arizona, twelve grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

In addition to her parents, Gladys was preceded in death by two grandchildren, William Matthews, Sr. and Trey Matthews.

Visitation will be on Friday 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Prevailing World Word Outreach Center.

A Homegoing service will be conducted at the church on Friday at 2:00 p.m. Apostle David Young, Sr. will officiate.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, 941 South Mill St.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, April 5th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    When
    Friday, April 5th, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Location
    Prevailing Word World Outreach Center
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  • Service

    Friday, April 5th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Friday, April 5th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Prevailing Word World Outreach Center
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Carmen Dennis

Posted at 02:28pm
My sympathies to her family friends and church family. She was a sweet lady with a beautiful voice. God bless you all with comfort and love. Prayers to her whole family. Carmen Dennis
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keith harmon

Posted at 12:25pm
i remember Gladyd's singing back in the 60's when she used to sing with Key's and old man jody's band. she could really sing. I know she was love by many, and to me she brings back alot of good memories. Now she is singing with the angels in that angelic choir.Thanks for the memories Glady's. Keith Harmon Owings Mills, Md
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724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com 724.658.4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 941 S. Mill St. | New Castle, PA 16101 | Fax: 724.658.2144 | Email: 724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com 724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com 724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com