obituary Danny Nesbitt Matthews

Danny Nesbitt Matthews, 77, died at her home on Sunday May 16, 2021.

Danny was born in Ohio to John David Nesbitt and June Romig Nesbitt. After finishing High School, she moved to Raleigh, NC to pursue a medical career. Danny loved being around people, laughing and having fun. She loved to dance, listen to music, and had a taste for the finer things like, food, clothes, and antiques. She was an avid collector and enjoyed NFL football.

She is survived by her husband of 27 years, James Robert “Bob” Matthews, Sr. of the home, a son, John Charles Oakley, a daughter, Patricia “Tish” Oakley, grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Kyndall, Evan and Kitos, her brother, Peter Nesbitt. She is also survived by her step children, James R. Matthews, Jr., Elizabeth “Sissy” Stanley, step grandchildren, Jay, Spencer, Kayla, Bree, and Sumer.

A graveside memorial service will be conducted at 10:00 AM Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Bethesda Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to FirstHealth Hospice, 150 Applecross Rd., Pinehurst, NC 28374.

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Service arrangements have been entrusted to Boles Funeral Home.

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