David L. Matlock, Jr., age 41, of Merrifield, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, December 14, 2018. David was born in Brainerd, on January 12, 1977 to David & Cynthia (Herbst) Matlock. David will be remembered for his caring heart, his laugh and his great sense of humor. He loved his son with all his heart and enjoyed playing football with him. David also loved to go to wrestling with his son. David had two nicknames, Bucky and Dafe.
To send flowers in memory of David L Matlock, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Left to cherish his memory are his son, Skyler Stamper of Brainerd; parents, Cindy and Curt Hollingsworth of Merrifield; sister, Tara McCapes of Pequot Lakes; step-siblings: Wade (Dawn) Hollingsworth and family, Amy Hollingsworth (Sandy) and family, and Jill (John) Bennett and family; nieces: Ashley McCapes and Riley McCapes; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and dear friends.
David is preceded in death by his dad, David Matlock, Sr.; grandparents: Julius and Betty Matlock, and Frank and Evelyn Herbst; uncle, Dennis Swanson.
A celebration of David’s life will be held on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 11AM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home.
Memorials are preferred.
Caring for David and his family:
Halvorson Taylor Funeral Home