Matthew Wayne Harden

Born: Sat., Jul. 19, 1986
Died: Mon., Oct. 5, 2015


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Oct. 07, 2015
Location: Vidalia Chapel

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Thu., Oct. 08, 2015
Location: Vidalia Chapel

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Mr. Matthew Wayne Harden, age 29, of Vidalia died early Monday morning October 5, 2015 at his residence.

Matt was a native and lifelong resident of Toombs County.  He previously attended Toombs County High School, was a metal fabrication operator, and was Baptist by faith.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Brandon Whitfield; and grandfathers, John W. Harden and Bobby Joel Rouse.

Matt is survived by his wife, Jessi Harden of Daytona Beach, FL; two sons, Mikah Cheeks of Augusta and Lucas Harden of Daytona Beach, FL; one step daughter, Terra Taylor of Daytona Beach, FL; his father and step-mother, Wayne and Susan Harden of Vidalia; his mother, Barbara Rouse of Hazlehurst; two brothers, Cody Whitfield of Vidalia and Christopher Waters of Seoul South Korea; two sisters, Ashley Whitfield of Vidalia and Dianna Johnson of Vidalia; maternal grandmother, Barbara A. Rouse of Daytona Beach, FL; paternal grandmothers, Eva Harden of Vidalia and Jessie Byrd of Reidsville.

Funeral services for Mr. Matthew Wayne Harden will be held Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm at Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel with Bishop Gilbert Wommack officiating.  Interment will follow at Ohoopee Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.

Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Tasha M. Herrick
   Posted Mon October 05, 2015
keeping his family in my prayers, its hard to come to grips with the fact that someone we love would willing take themselves from us.... only God knows how ur broken heart fits into his master plan...

diane heatherington
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
Matt I miss you so much already. But I know you are in a good place now. I love you.

Shaneiqua Ford
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
To the Family im sorry for your loss and pray that God keeps you all at peace Matt was a terrific and sweet gentleman !!!!!!!!!! Mat will never be forgotten.

Aurora Lee
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015

TRADITION AND SPLENDOR was sent by Gary and Aurora.

Those we love can never be more than a thought away... for as long as there's a memory he'll live in our hearts to stay. Love, Mom, Gary, Aurora, Ariel and Eris

   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
We all lose friends.. we lose them in death, to distance, and over time. But even though they may be lost, hope is not. The key is to keep them in your heart allways.

Darrell and Monette Copeland
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
To the family: We are so sorry for your loss. We pray that God will give you comfort, peace and strength at this difficult time and through the days ahead.

melissa brazel hulett
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
My deepest condolences and prayers extend to you and yours at this time.

Randy Newsome
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
I am so very sorry for your loss. Praying for your family.

Margaret Fullam
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
I am so very sorry.Sending you love and hugs.

Brandi Nicole Reaves
   Posted Tue October 06, 2015
You will be truly missed Matt you were a very special friend and a great guy to least you are not in any pain and are in a better place.

Ernie and Bev
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire family.

Alan n Lynn Collins
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family and friends..Matt was a great friend and lots of fun to be around. Fly high buddy. You will be dearly missed.

cassie garrett
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are with the family. I have been knowing the family for a while. matt was and amazing person and amazing father and would do anything for anyone. He has touch some many hearts. I will always remember the fun times in back childhood times. Rest In Peace Matthew Harden you will be missed and fly high we will see you again one day.

Steve and Kathy Burton and Family
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Ashley and Ronnie Mock
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
We are truly sorry for your loss. Our deepest condolences to all of his family.

Marcia Carroll
   Posted Wed October 07, 2015
Wayne and Family. I am so sorry for your lost.My prayers are with you all.

Lauren Knight Melton
   Posted Sun October 11, 2015
Matt, it has been almost 10 years since I have seen you and I am so sorry that we did not keep in touch. I will be praying for your family and friends, especially your wife and two little boys. Life is so short and no one is promised tomorrow.

Lauren, Matthew, and Sadie Melton

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