Matthew George McIntire — June 11, 1981-Nov. 2, 2017

Matthew George McIntire, 36, of Cottage Grove, Oregon passed away on Nov. 2, 2017.

He was born in Cottage Grove on June 11, 1981 to parents George M. and Barbara I. (Barlow) McIntire.

Matthew worked for employment services as a staffing agent and managing the customer service area for cell phones.

He loved helping people and wanted everybody to be happy.  Matthew was very social, unique and charismatic. He loved being with people, going fishing, watching movies or just hangin’ out. He enjoyed listening to music and had great hair. He loved having the best of the best in electronics, technology and gadgets.

Matthew is survived by his children, Elijah Raymond Mekhi McIntire of Montana and Hailey Cyrene McIntire of Creswell; his father, George McIntire of Monroe, Oregon; mother Barbara Barlow Powers, stepdad Phil and grandmother Juanita Barlow, all of Cottage Grove; and brother Louis McIntire of Creswell.

Public visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 at Smith Lund Mills Funeral Chapel of Cottage Grove.