Matt was born Dec. 19, 1991, in Macon, and had lived in Jones County his whole life. He was a faithful member of Greenwood Baptist Church, had worked as a trophy builder for Taylor Trophy Company in Macon, and was attending Georgia Military College in Milledgeville.
Matt is survived by his father and stepmother, Matt Sr. and Jessica Wilson; mother, Jacquelyn Potts; brothers, Jamie Potts, Hunter Peterman and Jeremy Swanson; sisters, Zoey Wilson and Alyssa Wilson; and by his grandparents, Tommy and Jill Boyer, Danny Wilson and Diane Hudson.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray had charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.