Born 4-28-1929 -- Died 1-10-2005
Ima Inez Murray, 75, daughter of the late Elmer Sylvester and Laurie Alice Pitts Webb, was born April 28, 1929, at Oxford. She died Jan. 10, 2005, in Batesville.
She married Herbert Cecil Murray May 26, 1947, at Oxford, and to this union seven sons were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, and a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her husband Herbert Cecil Murray of Salem, six sons - Herbert Dale Murray of Salem, Cecil Murray of Salem, Lendon Murray and wife, Tammy, of Elizabeth, Glen Murray and wife, Danette, of Little Rock, Robbie Murray and wife, Kim of Conway, and Ron Murray and wife, Judy of Bryant, three sisters - Vernine Yancey of Brewster, Wash., Verda Romine of Salem, and Dicie Woolford of Salem, daughter-in-law- Paula Murray of Salem; five granddaughters - Chasity and husband, Anand Agrawal, Alicia and husband Kevin Yount, Nicole Murray, Latasha Murray, April Parker and Jenna Ferren, four grandsons- Jason Murray, Jeffrey Murray, Michael Murray, and Tony Hodge.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son Don Murray; six brothers - Homer, Lloyd, Theail, Delbert, Thelbert and Delmus, and two sisters Hazel Smith and Opal Ford.
The funeral was Jan. 13 at Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem with Gary Wallace officiating. Interment was in the Union Cemetery at Union, under the direction of Barker Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Dale Murray, Cecil Murray, Lendon Murray, Glenn Murray, Robbie Murray and Ron Murray. at Burks Chapel Church of Christ with burial in Burks Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home.