Berneita C. Matthews
CHESAPEAKE — Berneita Copes Matthews, 81, passed away on Aug. 3, 2003. She was the widow of Albert L. Matthews and was a member of Larchmont Baptist Church.
She is survived by a daughter, Brenda C. White and her husband, Richard of Chesapeake; three sons, Albert L. Matthews Jr. of Nevada, Robert L. Matthews and his wife, Jane of Norfolk and Roger W. Matthews and his wife, Tammy of Norfolk; two grandchildren, Janelle N. Matthews and James E. Adams and his wife, Kim; two great-grandchildren, Cody Austin and Dallas Chandler; and a sister, Mary M. Copes of Norfolk.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Chesapeake. Altmeyer Funeral Home, Virginia Beach Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be shared with the family at altmeyer.com.