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Kelley Ann Matthews
Kelley Ann Matthews

Kelley Ann Matthews, 53, passed away Nov. 15, 2016. She was born in San Diego on Dec. 30, 1962, to the late Thomas and Christie Matthews, and was raised in Virginia Beach.

Kelley had a sense of wonder and adventure. She enjoyed traveling, biking, and playing volleyball. She loved the ocean and found herself most at home at the beach. Kelley worked for Tek Systems.

Left to cherish her memory are her siblings, Tommy Matthews Jr., Tracey Matthews Jennings, and her husband, Thomas, and Scott Matthews; nieces and nephews, Ryan Jennings, Ashley Jennings, Nicholas Jennings, Connor Jennings and Sydney Roth-Matthews; her cherished cats, Oreo and Cupcake; and a host of family and friends.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 23, at Smith & Williams Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel, with a reception to follow. You may offer condolences to the family at