Jonathan Wayne Matheny, Sr.
October 25, 1983 ~ August 20, 2022
Johnathan Wayne Matheny Sr- Age 38, passed away on the morning of August 20th, 2022. A private memorial will be held Friday August 26th, 2022, and a celebration of life will be held at a later time. Johnathan “John Wayne” Matheny was a father, a son, a nephew, uncle, cousin and husband. He was an avid mechanic, fisherman, and lover of nature. Preceded in death by great grandmother, “mawmaw” Allena Shaw; grandmother “nanna” Dianne Kincaid; grandfather, Jerry W. Matheny Sr., son, Jaime Whalen; cousin and best friend, Little Stephen Matheny. Survived by father, “Chuck” Jerry W. Matheny Jr., mother, Serena Matheny; mother, Cindy Matheny; spouse, Bekah Matheny; uncle, Stephen Matheny; aunt, Janice Matheny; aunt, “Ween” Delene Holbrook; aunt, Amiee Holbrook Moore; uncle, Jason Matheny; brothers, David Matheny, “JD” Jerry D. Matheny, Jeff Matheny; children, Kelton Matheny, Johnathan W. Matheny Jr., Kelsie Matheny, Joseph Matheny, Hailey Matheny, Chevy Dubois, and longtime friends and companions Kristy Thompson, Hillary Greer Whalen, Kayla Dubois and numerous others. John will be remembered for his compassion to help others in need and his love for his craft. 2 Thessalonians 3:10 “If anyone is not willing to work, let him not eat.” Arrangements in the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104 (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be West Nashville's only locally owned and operated funeral & cremation provider.