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Charles Rubein Matlock

Clergyman

Charles Rubein Matlock, American clergyman. Mason (K.T.); member Order Eastern Star.

Background

Matlock, Charles Rubein was born on February 5, 1888 in Beech Bluff, Tennessee, United States. Son of Review Charles Nick and Caroline (Buck) Matlock.

Education

Student Bethel College, McKenzie, Tennessee, 1905-1907. Union U., Jackson, Tennessee, 1907-1911. New York Biblical Seminary, 1921.

Doctor of Divinity, Peoples National U., Atlanta, Georgia., 1922, Doctor of Laws, 1923.

Career

1 son, Charles R.; married second Mistress Lucille Wallace Allen, June 27, 1952. Ordained ministry Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1908. Pastor successively Beech Bluff, Tennessee, Odessa, Missouri, Evansville, Indiana, and Cleveland, Tennessee, until 1924.

Pastor Central Church, Memphis, Tennessee, 1924-1931, First Church, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1931-1934, 1st Church, Columbus, Mississippi, 1934-1936. Pastor First Church, South Pittsburg, Tennessee, 1936-1943, Edgefield Church, Nashville, Tennessee, from 1943. Moderator General Assembly, 1946.

Organizer, 1924, Young People’s General Assembly Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Editor of first young people’s literature adopted by the Assembly.

Membership

Mason (K.T.); member Order Eastern Star.

Connections

Married Mary Francis Douglass, December 6, 1911.; married second Mistress.

father:
Review Charles Nick Matlock

mother:
Caroline (Buck) Matlock

spouse:
2d Mistress

spouse:
Mary Francis Douglass