Sara Ann Matthews, 84, of Farmers Branch, TX passed away Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, in Cleburne, TX.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Historic Frankford Church, 17400 Muirfield Drive, Dallas, TX. A visitation will be held an hour before the service. The Rev. Sam Underwood will officiate. Burial will follow in Frankford Cemetery.
Sara was born on July 20, 1932 in Wilson, OK to Cora Lee (Coleman) and Louis Horace Tipps.
She was a member of First Baptist Church in Farmers Branch.
Sara was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Major William Harris Matthews, USAF ret.; and brother, Louis Horace Tipps, Jr.
She is survived by her daughters, Rebecca Haynie and husband, Jeff, of Double Oak, TX, and Maureen Benke and husband, Ted, of Cleburne; son, Billy Matthews and wife, Angie, of Denton, TX; brothers, Leslie F. Noell and Barbara Arnold of Orlando, FL, and Jeff Noell and wife, Paula, of Glen Rose, TX ; grandchildren, Sarah Benton and husband, Brandon, Andy Benke, Abi Benke, Tommy Benke, William Matthews, and James Matthews; great grandchildren, Hadleigh and Major Benton; and multiple nieces and nephews.
Memorials in her memory can be made to First Baptist Church in Farmers Branch. 13017 William Dodson Pkwy, Farmers Branch, TX, 75234.
Published on November 28, 2016