In Memory Of

SSG & Deputy Sheriff Matthew S. Locke, 30, Tennessee Army National Guard,
Hardin County S.D., born in Tennessee March 6, 1991, passed away from line of
duty-related injuries on September 25, 2021. Locke first deployed to Afghanistan
as a Sniper with 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment before he began a career in law
enforcement. He served with the Hardin County S.D. for seven years and was
known for his dedication and the positive influence he had on his community. For
his service, Locke earned a Police Medal of Honor. Rest easy, Soldier! Til Valhalla,