Phillip David Murray, 71, of 522 Sagamore Drive, Louisburg, NC passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, August 28, 2015. Phillip was born in Hinesville, Georgia on January 25, 1944 to the late David Simpson Murray and Margaret Alford Murray. He graduated from Garner High School and was one of the first graduates from Wake Technical College. He was a volunteer fireman with the Fairview Rural Fire Department with 27 years of service as well as a firefighter with the Cary Fire Department. Phillip was a farmer for most of his life and was the owner and operator of the Microtel Inn & Suites in Lillington. Funeral Service: 1:00 pm Monday August 31, 2015 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545. Burial: Bunn Memorial Gardens Baptist Church Road, Bunn, NC 27508. Surviving wife of 41 years Jane Nance Murray. Daughter Aimee Murray Sharrett and her husband Chuck of Lake Royale.
Two Grandchildren and two Great-grandchildren. The Murray family with receive relatives and friends Sunday, August 30, 2015 at the funeral home from 4:00pm to 6:00pm and other times at the home in Lake Royale. Flowers are accepted but contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project. Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.