Joshua Anthony Acres passed away August 17, 2020. He was born on January 7, 1988 to
Valerie Barton (Acres) and James Matthews. He is survived by his son Jordan Acres and
leaves behind his loving grandmother, Joann Acres (Roberts), sisters Ashley Conners, Erica
Conners and Savannah Matthews along with his brother Montana Matthews and numerous
nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his mother,
Valerie Barton and his grandfather Willie Acres.
Josh grew up playing basketball for West Clermont High and it was his favorite sport. Whenever
he got the chance he was either playing or watching basketball. He also loved dogs and even
completed a course in dog training. His greatest love was his son Jordan. Josh was raised by
his grandma Joann and she says what she will remember most was his heart of gold. He will be
Services will be held at Tredway-Pollitt-Staver Funeral Home in Norwood on Monday, August
24, 2020. Friends are welcome to attend the viewing at 6:00 p.m. with services directly following
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