Rosalind Matlock

November 28, 1967 ~ August 25, 2021 (age 53)


Rosalind Matlock, 53 Princeton, AR transition from Labor to Reward on Wednesday, August 25,2021 at Baptist Health Medical Center- Little Rock.

Rosalind Matlock was born November 28, 1967 to the late Matthew & Dora Lee Matlock.

Rosalind Matlock attended Fordyce Public Schools and graduated in 1986. In 1987 she started working at Sonic Drive-In in Fordyce. Rosalind worked there for 34 plus years. She was very devoted to going to work and to make sure Sonic was being operated correctly. Rosalind loved making onion rings. She brought so much joy to the customers that came through the Drive thru. Rosalind never met a stranger. She enjoyed laughing and talking to everyone.

Rosalind accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Greater Beulah Baptist Church in Princeton. Rosalind served on the Usher Board and in the choir. She was known for singing Chilly Winds, Going to a City and Lord you know I am you Child. Her greatest joy was her daughter Ashanti Cones and her 3 grandchildren.

Rosalind was proceeded in death by her parents: Matthew and Dora Lee Matlock; sisters: Annette Henderson and Sandra Kaye Oakley.

Rosalind leaves to cherish her memories: daughter; Ashanti (Dimitri)  Cones; grandchildren:  A’zaya Morris, Dimitri Cones Jr, Ava Cones all of Sheridan, AR.; sister: Debora Matlock of Princeton, AR. ; brother: Zachary Matlock of Desoto, TX.; niece: Shakara Lomack of Princeton, AR. who was raised like her sister. She had a host of nieces, nephews, uncle’s aunts, relatives and host of Friends. 

1 Thessalonians 4:13-14
Brothers and sisters, we do not want you to be uninformed about those who sleep in death, so that you do not grieve like the rest of mankind, who have no hope. For we believe that Jesus died and rose again, and so we believe that God will bring with Jesus those who have fallen asleep in him.


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 Service Program


Visitation ( Walk Through) Mask Required
September 1, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Troy Bradley Community Center Princeton
Hwy 9
Princeton, AR 71725

Will Lie in Peaceful Repose
September 2, 2021

12:00 PM to 12:50 PM
First Assembly Of God Church
801 Upton Drive
Fordyce, AR 71742

Celebration of Life
September 2, 2021

1:00 PM
First Assembly Of God Church
801 Upton Drive
Fordyce, AR 71742

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