Johnnie Rufus Murray, Sr., 87, died May 25, 2017.
A native of Madison County, GA, he was a son of the late Willie Thomas and Irene Strickland Murray. He was retired district manager with A&P Food Stores. Mr. Murray was a longtime member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church where he served as deacon.
Survivors include his wife, Margie Fielding Murray; children, Pam Parks (Larry), Cheryl Crumbley, and Johnnie Murray, Jr. (Lynne); grandchildren, Victoria Duckworth (Jeff Bowen), Kimberly Futrell (Chase), Dru Crumbley, Abby Crumbley, Taylor Oren (Chris), Torie Smith (Tyler) and Christine Withers (Rick); great grandchildren, Jackson Duckworth, Hadley Withers, Adaline Oren and Ryleigh Smith and a number of nieces and nephews.
A reception will be Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church followed by memorial services at 3:00 PM. Revs. Lee Hunter and Jennifer Horton will officiate.
Interment will be private.
If lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church or Pleasant Grove Cemetery Fund.
Arrangements by Lord and Stephens, WEST. www.lordandstephens.com
Published on May 25, 2017