Durwood E. Matlock
Durwood E. Matlock of Ruston went to be with his Lord and Savior on February 10, 2013 at the age of 63. Durwood was born on January 13, 1950. He was a member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Choudrant, LA. He was a long-time employee of Ruston Industrial Supplies, Willamette Industries and Weyerhaeuser.
He was preceded in Death by his parents, Elmo C. and Frances McGee Matlock; his paternal grandparents, Richard H. and Bell Coile Matlock; and his maternal grandparents, Durwood C. and Burmah Davis McGee.
He is survived by his daughter, Angela K. Matlock of Ft. Worth, Texas; his son, Kenneth Durwood Matlock
(wife Brittney) and grandson, Preston Durwood Matlock all of Shreveport, LA; sisters, Carolyn Blaize
(husband, Eric) of Shreveport, Jeannette Matlock of Ruston; brothers, Michael Matlock (wife Sharon) of Sibley, LA, Stephen Matlock (wife Billie Ruth ) of Quitman, LA and Tony J. Matlock of Shreveport, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Durwood enjoyed many hours of hunting, fishing, and visiting with his special friends Jim McCallum, Chris Thomas and Johnny Deloach.
Visitation will be held on February 11, 2013 from 5:00 -7:00 PM at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA
Services will be held on February 12, 2013 at 2:30 PM at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church In Choudrant with Reverend Brad Jones officiating.
Pallbearers will be Jim McCallum, Chris Thomas, Chris Rozelle, Mark Teddleton, Johnny DeLoach, Billy McIntosh, Daniel Simpson and Shawn Simpson.
Burial to follow at Henry Cemetery in Dubach, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com