Memorial Tribute – Charlene Alexander Mathews
Charlene Alexander Mathews was returned to our Lord October 9th after a brief illness. Born in Eudora, Arkansas, November 17th, 1932, she went on to a career in nursing, graduating from Arkansas Baptist Hospital School of Nursing and retiring as a nursing instructor at Northeast Louisiana University. She married Dr. D.M. (Dan) Mathews in 1977 and moved to North Little Rock.
She enjoyed travelling, camping, and gardening. She was active with Park Hill Christian Church and volunteered with AARP. She embraced everyone throughout her extended family as her own. She is preceded in death by her husband Dan. She is survived by her sister Bobby Chambers, Dan’s children Judy Michaels and Janice Carroll, grandchildren Justin Michaels, Logan Michaels, Lydia Michaels, Elliott Ray, Collin Ray, Alice Ray, Marion Ray, and Ellen Ray, great granddaughter Aubrey Michaels, nephew William Chambers, and grand nephews Christopher Chambers and Jeffrey Chambers.
The funeral was held 10am Thursday October 13 at Park Hill Christian Church. Interment will be held at 3pm at Old Jenny Lind Cemetery, in Old Jenny Lind, Arkansas.