Johnie Allen Matthews

Johnie Allen Matthews, a musician, died suddenly Thursday September 23, 2010  in Frankfurt, Germany. He was 57 years old.  Born in Houston, Texas, he was raised in Boston and graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy. Johnie served in the United States Army with the 82nd Airborne for seventeen years, retiring in 1993. He moved to Germany to pursue a music career. Beloved son of Clara and Joseph Crowell. Loving brother of Cynthia, Joan and Carla. Graveside service with military honors at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, Wednesday November 10 at 10:15 AM. Relatives and friends invited.