Joseph Clintock Matlock, infant son of Courtney Abendroth and Clint Matlock, died on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008, at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at Fairview Cemetery in rural St. Elmo. Gieseking Funeral Home in Altamont was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Donor’s choice.
Joseph was born on Sept. 3, 2008, at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham/
He is survived by his mother, of Altamont, and his father, of Effingham; aunt, Megan Abendroth, and uncle, Aaron Abendroth, both of Altamont; maternal grandparents, Paul and Carol Abendroth of Altamont; paternal grandmother, Sherry Matlock of Effingham, and paternal grandfather, of Missouri; maternal great-grandmother, Ina Abendroth of St. Elmo, and maternal great-grandfather, Darrell Hunt of Albuquerque, N.M.; and many great-aunts and great-uncles.