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George Joseph Mathews
Birth: Oct. 10, 1911
Death: Nov. 7, 1984

Actor. Characterized by rough hewn features and bushy eyebrows, Mathews was often cast in tough guy or military roles, roles that were the antithesis of his off screen persona, intelligent, chess playing and amiable. In addition to theater, he appeared in 60 titles including, Wing and a Prayer (1944), Pat and Mike (1952) with Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy, The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) with Frank Sinatra, Gun Fight at the O.K. Corral (1957) and many television series, including The Phil Silvers Show, The Honeymooners, Naked City, Perry Mason, The Untouchables, Car 54 Where Are You?, and Glynis. He retired from acting in 1972, and died in South Carolina at age 73. (bio by: Frank R. Adamski) 
 
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  Mary Haynsworth Mathews (1916 - 2011)*
 
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Burial:
Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery
Greenville
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Robin Farley Dixson
Record added: Feb 23, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8429860
George Joseph Mathews
Added by: Frank R. Adamski
 
George Joseph Mathews
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George Joseph Mathews
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- bob tarte
 Added: Jan. 17, 2014
Rest in peace.
- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
Happy Heavenly Birthday
- Stasia K
 Added: Oct. 10, 2013
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