Mr. Steven Brent Matthews, 57, of Guston, KY, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2020, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville, KY. He was born May 4, 1962, the son of James Allen Matthews and Doris Prather Milton. Brent was a very outgoing and social person. He loved playing various sports, especially bowling, golfing, fishing, softball and hunting.

Brent was preceded in death by his father, James Matthews; and his brother, Barry Matthews. He is survived by three children, Tara (James) Embry, Tylar (Ben) Matthews, Grace Matthews; four grandchildren, Michaela, Rhyan and Jayden Whelan, Ella Embry; his mother, Doris Milton; his brother, Tim (Scott) Matthews; his sister, Anne (Joe) Mullenix; and his step mother, Judy Matthews.

Funeral Services and visitation will be held privately for Mr. Matthews’ immediate family, due to recent health concerns. The service will be streamed online on the Hager Funeral Home Facebook page. There will be a public memorial service held at a later date. Online condolences may be left at

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