Matthew Trent Thacker

August 22, 1984 - March 9, 2016

Visitation Location: Roush Funeral Home

Calling Hours: Wednesday, March 16 (5-8PM)

Location of Services: Roush Funeral Home

Time of Services: Thursday, March 17 (11AM)

Officiated By: Minister Eddie Stewart

Matthew Trent Thacker, 31, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on March 9, 2016, at Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.

He was born on August 22, 1984, in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, son of Donald Eugene Thacker and Joyce Ann Evans.

Matthew was a member of Kaiser and Douglas Church of Christ in Ravenswood. He was very involved in Autism Awareness, especially special time with his brother, Noah. He was a very caring and giving person who was always helping people. He was an organ donor.

He is survived by his father, Donald E. Thacker, Sr., Evans, WV; and mother, Joyce A. Evans, Racine, OH; brother, Noah Chandler Thacker; grandmother, Lorena Evans, with whom Matthew lived; step siblings, Donald Jr. (D.J.), Latasha, Victor and Keaton, all of Washington State; aunt, Judy Evans Strobbe (Tom), Derby, KS; uncle, Danny L. Evans, Guam; many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Lowell C. Evans.

Services will be held on Thursday, March 17, 2016, at 11:00 am at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood, WV, with Minister Eddie Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Ravenswood Cemetery.

Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm and one hour prior to service on Thursday.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Roush Funeral Home, P.O. Box 933, Ravenswood, WV 26164, to help family with funeral expenses.

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