Jimmy Matus



Age: 52


Summary: longtime sales manager of the family-owned Northeast Texas fire truck-building company Westex Welding & Fire Apparatus Co. who had previously served as a former school board member at the West Independent School District in West, Texas and also played the role of Santa Claus for many local organizations.



Cause of Death: Killed in a fertilization plant explosion


Born: November 9, 1960


Died: April 17, 2013


Location: West, Texas