Matthew Eric Greenway, age 40, of Rutherfordton, NC passed away surrounded by family and friends on March 7, 2018 after a long battle with cancer.
He is survived by his very special friend Stacie Garrison of Lake Wylie, SC, his parents Brad and Melanie Greenway of Rutherfordton, NC, his sister Amanda Greenway and her husband Jesse Bender of Fairview, NC, his grandparents Thomas and Ruth Greenway of Green Creek, NC and many beloved uncles, aunts and cousins. Matthew especially loved his fur babies Catalina and Banjo. He was predeceased by his grandparents James A. Johnson and Ruby M. Johnson of Polk County, NC.
Matthew was employed by American Airlines at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, NC. He considered his co-workers his second family and they were a constant source of strength and comfort during his life and his illness. He was also co-owner of G2 Soaps in Lake Wylie, SC. Matthew will be best remembered for his compassion and for his unfailing sense of humor.
A Memorial Service will be held in his honor on Monday March 12, 2018 at Spencer Baptist Church in Spindale, NC at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends after the service.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Camp Carmel c/o Ruth Greenway, 22 Pine Meadows Lane, Tryon. NC 28782.
Doris was a faithful member of Grassy Knob Baptist Church for many years. She worked as a waitress most of her life. Doris enjoyed cooking, sewing, and gardening. She will be remembered for being thoughtful, helpful, laughing, and always having a kind word. She will forever be remembered and missed by all that loved her.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Grassy Knob Baptist Church, Grassy Knob Road, Rutherfordton, 28139.
Services are entrusted to Robert Morgan Funeral and Cremation Service, LLC of Boiling Springs, NC.