Matthew A. Messer

Jan 14, 2014

1969 — 2014

WAYNESVILLE — Mr. Matthew A. Messer, 44, passed away Jan. 12, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Winston Salem.

Mr. Messer was born in Haywood County to George P. Messer Sr. and Eva Brown Messer. In addition to his parents, he is survived by three brothers, George Messer Jr. and his wife, Cathy, of Duncan, South Carolina, Eddie Messer and his wife, Sharon, of Candler, and Avery Messer and his wife, Beverly, of Waynesville.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 in the chapel of Garrett Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to ARC of Haywood County.

Garrett Funerals and Cremations is caring for the Messer family. Visit