The Danville Register Melvin Matherly 19 Sep 1977
P. of W. held the on times 519 Ohio. Melvin Matherly Melvin Berkley^Matherly, 66, died Sunday morning at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. He had been declining health .for a number of and a patient in the hospital for weeks. Born in Bedford County, he was a of the late Deleware Matherly and Mitchell Matherly. He had been a dent of the Danville area for the years. Prior to his retirement in 1970, was employed by Dan River Inc. in No. 1-B Weave Room. : He was married to the former Waller, who survives. Mr. Matherly a member of the Baptist Tabernacle.: In addition to his wife, he is by a daughter, Mrs. Eva Crowder, Danville; four sons, Aubrey 3. Matherly and George L; Matherly, both of Greensboro, N.C., Fred C.-Matherly, Danville, and Jerry W. Matherly, dola Road; five brothers, Walter E., Jesse J., Henry Wade and Joseph Matherly, all,of Danville, and Herbert Matherly, Evington; and 16 grandchil- dren. . " ' . Â· - A funeral will be held Tuesday at a.m. at Swicegood Funeral Chapel by Rev. Robert J. Barber Jr. and the Matthew Pacifico. Interment will be Floral Hills Memory Gardens. . . . , ;The body is at the funeral home the family will receive friends Monday from 7:30 to 9 p.m. At other times will be at the residence, 663 Lee St.