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Matthew Rich

September 4, 1983 — November 15, 2023

Mineral Bluff, GA

Matthew Alexander Rich, age 40, from Cutcane Road in Mineral Bluff, GA, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2023, in Copperhill, TN. Matthew was born September 4, 1983, in Copperhill, TN to Henry and Sandra Rich. 
He is survived by his mother, Sandra Rich; father, Henry Rich; sons, Kadynn Rich, Trenton Ledford, and Brody Newton; daughter, Abby Rich; and brothers, John Hensley, Jason Rich, Cory Hensley, and Sean Hensley. 

Funeral Service, on Monday, November 27, 2023, at 2:00 pm at New Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. Music by Carrie Crawford, Jerritt Holloway, and Paxon Ross.  Internment will follow in the Van Hook Cemetery. Pallbearers: Jerritt Holloway, Shane Hamby, Michael Combs, David Moore, Wil Gourley, and Shannon Queen. Honorary Pallbearers: Kadynn Rich, Trenton Ledford, Brody Newton, Chase Hensley, Jordan Hensley, and Mac Stewart. 

The family will receive friends at Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge on Sunday, November 26, 2023, from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, please direct donations to help with final expenses.  Online Donations Can Be Made Here.

The Rich Family would appreciate your thoughts and prayers in this time of grieving.

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Sunday, November 26, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Monday, November 27, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

New Mt. Gillard Baptist Church

Cohutta, Blue Ridge, GA

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