Matthew Thomas Meyer, age 32, of Shelbyville, passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2022, at Norton’s Hospital. He was born August 8, 1990, to Joseph Matthew Meyer and Robin Michelle Aldridge Hale. He previously worked as a processor for Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort and was a barrel artisan. Matthew loved long range rifles, fishing and was a turkey and deer hunter.
He is survived by his wife: Jade Lauren Enyeart Meyer of Shelbyville, KY; one son: Jaxon Forrest Meyer; his parents: Joseph Matthew Meyer (Angela) of Gratz, KY and Robin Michelle Aldridge Hale of Frankfort, KY; one brother: Trenton Webster of Lockport, KY; two sisters: Meloni Ann Chesser of Lockport, KY and Taylor Faith Tracy of OH; one nephew: Bobby Chesser; one niece: Annalee Grace Smither; paternal grandparents: David and Christine Meyer of New Liberty, KY; and his maternal grandmother: Betty Booth of Point Pleasant, KY.
He was preceded in death by two brothers: Channing Faith Tracy and Michael Dean Hale; maternal grandfather: Robert Dean Aldridge; and his maternal great grandparents: Forrest Thomas Aldridge and Hester Aldridge.
A celebration of life will be held 1 p.m. Friday, September 23,2022 at Lockport Baptist Church. Bro. Paul Briscoe will officiate. Burial will be at Wallace Cemetery in Lockport, KY. Visitation will be Friday, September 23, 2022, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Lockport Baptist Church.
Pallbearers will be Jordan Stanley, Stephen Couch, Brandon Fisher, Trenton Webster, Cavan Webster, and Owen Arnold, Jr.
Sholar-Riley Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements. Online condolences can be made at sholarfuneralhome.com.