Joel (Joe) Glenn Matthews died Jan. 3, 2015 at the age of 54. He was born Oct. 12, 1960 in Fresno to J.R. and Doyne Matthews. He was a resident of Oakhurst and Ahwahnee, and was the owner of a carpet cleaning business and pet shop in Oakhurst at one time.
Mr. Matthews loved Chihuahuas and outdoor activities.
He was preceded in death by his mother.
He is survived by his son Danny and daughter Janal, both of Oakhurst; his brother Robin and spouse Manuela of Coarsegold; brother Ty, sister Marle, and his father, all of Fresno.
A service was held Jan. 19.
Remembrances can be made in his name to the EMC SPCA.