June 10, 1941 - January 15, 2020 Sally Jayne Matthews McKenna, 78, of Statesville, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Chatham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Elkin. Born in Iredell County, June 10, 1941, she was a daughter of the late Howard B. Matthews and Addie Lutell Templeton Matthews. She enjoyed dogs and crossword puzzles and retired from the textile industry. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Harold and Roger Matthews; a daughter, Shene McKenna; and a niece, Melissa Matthews. Survivors include two sisters, Luanna Trivette of Jonesville, Dorothy Howard of Hamptonville; along with several nieces and nephews, including a niece, Bonnie Matthews. Services celebrating her life will be conducted at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 9, at Maple Springs Baptist Church, the Rev. Brett Graham officiating. The family will greet friends following the service. Private burial will follow at a later date. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.nicholsonfunrals.com. Memorials may be given to Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care, 688 Bridge St., Elkin, NC 28621. Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family. Nicholson Funeral Home www.nicholsonfunerals.com
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