Matthew Aaron Mundy of Howe, Oklahoma was born November 4, 1984 in Ft. Leonardwood, Missouri to Johnny Lee Mundy and Linda Kay (Yandell) Howard and passed away December 22, 2019 in Little Rock, Arkansas at the age of 35.
He is survived by:
Kendra Mundy of the home
Ryleigh, Kylie, and MattiLynn Mundy all of the home
Johnny Mundy and Margot of Van Buren, Arkansas
Linda Howard of Heavener, Oklahoma
Shelly Ann Smith and husband Scott of Rudy, Arkansas
Leslie Shipman of Howe, Oklahoma
Johnny Mundy, Jr. and wife Nicole of Howe, Oklahoma
Jose Villarrubia and wife Stacy of Ft. Smith, Arkansas
Javier Mehrara and finance Jessica of Denver, Colorado
Timmy Coker of Poteau, Oklahoma
His mother-in-law and father-in-law:
James Morrison and wife Barbara of Howe, Oklahoma
Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and a host of friends
Matthew was a long-time resident of the area, a Floorhand for Latshaw Drilling, and a member of Howe First Baptist Church. Matthew was a veteran of the United States Army, where he received the Army Service Ribbon and the National Defense Service Medal. He loved to hunt and watch his girls play softball. Matthew loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend. Matthew will be deeply missed by everyone who knew and loved him.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 27, 2019 at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener, Oklahoma with Reverend Jason Loyd officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m., Friday in the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith, Arkansas with military honors. The arrangements are under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.
Pallbearers will be: John Mundy, Jose Villarrubia, Javier Mehrara, Kendall Loman, John Hamilton, Cody Reed, Lane Putman, and James Master.
Honorary pallbearers will be: the State Farm Chaos Softball Team: Kylie Mundy #8, Briley Bowman #25, Ava Hamilton #7, Emery Loman #2, Rainey Self #3, Gracyn Soehlman #5, Jaylee Tackett #1, Hayden White #14, Latshaw Drilling Company, and Bear Stovers.
Viewing will be from 8:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. The family will have visitation with friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
To sign Matthew’s online guestbook please visit www.dowdenrobertsfuneralhome.com