Ruth Walker Matthews
June 23, 1947 - June 9, 2021
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DURHAM – Mrs. Ruth Walker Matthews 73, passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at Duke University Hospital. Mrs. Matthews was born June 23, 1947 to Richard E. Walker and Irene Peed Walker in Creedmoor, NC. She was employed by Durham Technical Community College for 34 years as Director of payroll. Ruth enjoyed cooking and watching…

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Yolanda Moore-Jones left a message on June 17, 2021:
Mr.Bobby, Donna, and Family my heart filled prayers are with you.
Barbara Baker left a message on June 16, 2021:
Sending thoughts and prayers for the family of Ruth Matthews, who was a very much valued colleague at Durham Tech.
Kim Rocha left a message on June 13, 2021:
Ruth was a kind and loving person I always enjoyed time spent with her, always making one filled welcome in her presence. She was a great Wife, & Mom, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. She will be greatly missed.
Kim Rocha left a message on June 11, 2021:
Ruth was loved by many and will be missed by many.
Cynthia Carter left a message on June 11, 2021:
Condolences and prayers to the family!
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Janice Gentry left a message on June 10, 2021:
My sincere condolences to the family. I worked with Ruth at Durham Tech and always considered her as a friend. May God bless you and keep you as you continue your lives with her in your heart.
Crystal Patterson left a message on June 10, 2021:
Thinking of you and sending hugs, light and love. Love, The Pattersons
Betty McKee Norwood left a message on June 10, 2021:
Ruth was my sister in law and l loved her dearly. She was a very loving and caring person and she would give you the shirt off her back she loved her daughter and grand and great grand children and bragged on them often she will be missed Fly High My Baby Ruth
Phil McCarson left a message on June 10, 2021:
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