Allen — Services for Matthew William McCarn, 18, Allen, are 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at Allen School Auditorium with the Revs. Buddy Drake and Kirk Norman officiating. Burial follows at Allen Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the Allen Chapel from 4 p.m. Thursday until service time.
Matt died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, in an auto accident south of Allen. He was born Oct. 3, 1994, in Oklahoma City to Michael Ray and Marsha Cross McCarn. He graduated from Allen High School in 2013 and was a welder’s helper for R & R Pipeline. He was a member of Richmond Avenue Free Will Baptist Church.
Survivors are his parents, Mike and Marsha McCarn, Allen; twin sister, Heather McCarn, Allen; maternal grandmother, JoCleta Cross, Allen; paternal grandmother, Wanda McCarn, Allen; paternal grandfather, Carol Don McCarn and wife Ellen, Atwood; two aunts, Brenda Linker and husband James Sr, Allen; Linda Vines and husband Jack, Allen and several cousins, Jodi, J.R., Jailynn and Jaren Porter, James “Bubba”, Lindsay, Kason and Jaxson Linker as well as Kimberly, Steffan, Brendan, Ricklyn, and Daxton Jasna, and Steven, Mark and Ruth Vines, all of Allen.
Matt was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Homer “Papaw” William Cross.
Bearers are Zayne Erickson, Dakota Frazier, Martin Haney, Lesley Rinehart, Conner Johnson and Zack Conley. Honorary bearers are, Shane Rinehart, Bradley Rinehart, Cody Lively, Robert McMillin, Tyler Jarrett, Jaret Holland, Drew Back and Quinton Gordon.