Atlanta, Ga. — E. Stephen Matton II, 49, entered the gates of heaven on December 15. He was the grandson of the late Ernest and Mary Matton of Andover and the late Joseph and Helen Dyeak of Lawrence.
Steve graduated from the Westminster Schools in Atlanta and attended Furman University and Georgia Southern University.
Steve was a professional golfer and teaching professional for many years and was active in many charitable organizations throughout his life. He was a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity.
He is pre-deceased by his brother, Peter, and survived by his wife, Sheryl; his beloved daughter, Caroline; his parents, Barbara and Ernest Matton of Hilton Head Island, S.C., formerly of Andover and Atlanta, Ga.; his brother, Greg; his niece, Alexis and his nephew, Kyle, of Tampa, Fla.