November 14, 1947 ~ August 19, 2022

Born in: Edmonton, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Barbara Matthews, age 74, of Glasgow, died Friday, August 19, 2022, at her residence.  She was born on November 14, 1947, to the late Fred Shaw and the late Nancy (Sneed) Shaw. She was a member of Temple Hill Baptist Church and was married to the late Delbert Birge.

She is survived by one daughter, Vicky Siebold (Scott); grandson, Riley Key (Shea); granddaughter, Katie Thompson (John); great grandchildren, Landyn Key, Gavin Thompson, and Blayklee Thompson; stepchildren, Kevin Birge, Donna and family, Margie Gentry, Mark and family; two sisters, Clotyle Matthews, Dorothy Matthews; one brother, Laymon Shaw; several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Stanley Matthews; two sons, Bradley Jewell Matthews and Bernice Jewell.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, August 24th at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery.  Visitation will be 3:00 until 8:00 PM Tuesday and Wednesday morning until time for the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Kentucky Baptist Home for Children, Triad East Suite 200, 10200 Lynn Station Rd, Louisville, KY, 40223

A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Matthews

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  1. Vickie, so sorry on the passing of Barbara Matthews. I went to church at Grider Memorial Baptist Church with her and the family for years May God wrap His arms around you all

  2. Oh Vicky. I’m shocked and so sad to read about Barbara. I had no idea she was ill. She has been a friend for a long time.

  3. Vicki and family,

    I am so sorry to learn of Barbara’s passing. The picture of her is how I remember Barbara and all the good time spent here on the farm with her, you and your dad. Prayers of comfort and peace.

  4. So sorry for your loss. Barbara was a special lady! The family is in our thoughts and prayers!! 🙏❤️

  5. So sorry for your loss Vickey I know it’s going to leave a big hole in your heart one day when you see her again it will be filled your mom was a good one enjoyed her I know mama sure did love her sure they are having a good sure all 4 of them are enjoying their selfs with some kind of game I’m here for you for what ever u need love you

  6. So sorry for your loss.My heart goes out to all the family.Vickie ,Barbara was a good friend whom I will miss . RI P my friend .

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