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DAVID FLOYD MATTHEWS, 79, of Foster, W.Va., passed away September 5, 2020, at his home. He was born April 14, 1941, and was a son of the late James Floyd and Daisy Elanor Hill Matthews. He was also preceded in death by a brother, James Edward Matthews; and son-in-law, William Cook. He was a retired coal miner for Bethlehem Steel. He was a member of O’Dell Masonic Lodge, the Scottish Rite and the National Guard. He is survived by his wife, Donna Jarrell Matthews; son, David V. (Deborah) Matthews; daughter, Margaret E. Cook; grandchildren, Jonathan (Tiffany) Matthews, Christopher Matthews, Emily Chapman, Allison Matthews, Jacob Cook and Zachery Matthews; great-grandchildren, Chayce Booth and Hudson Matthews; sister, Pamela Pridemore; sister-in-law, Marcine Matthews; and a host of nieces and nephews. Graveside service 2 p.m. Sunday, September 13, at Memory Gardens, Madison, W.Va., with John Steele officiating. Handley Funeral Home in Danville, W.Va., is assisting the family. You may express your condolences to the family at