Horace Walton Murray, Jr. passed away Wednesday, August 19, at Transitions LifeCare in Raleigh, NC. Born on April 17, 1927 in Durham, NC; he was the son of the late Horace Walton Murray and Mary Ola Clark Murray and brother of the late Don Murray. Horace served honorably in the US Navy during WWII.
Prior to retiring to Emerald Isle, NC, where he loved fishing; he worked with Muirhead Construction Company and IBM.
He is survived by his wife, Jerrie Mills Murray; son, Greg Murray (Robin); daughter, Teresa Schneider (Joe); stepsons, Michael Edwards (Erin Downey), Rickey Edwards (Marty) and Garry Edwards (Jeanne); 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Friday, August 21, 2015 at 4 PM at Apex Funeral Home, with visitation immediately following the service.
Condolences to the family at www.ApexFuneral.net