Joyce Williams Murray, 75, died Thursday, November 26, 2009.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 28, 2009 at the Scotland Neck United Methodist Church. Interment will follow at 3:00 p.m. at the Bailey Cemetery in Bailey. The Reverend Roger Cope and the Reverend Reuben Cason will be presiding.
Joyce was a loving wife, mother, sister, and grandmother. She ran Murray’s Clothing Store in Scotland Neck for 25 years.
Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, William Jerry “Bill” Murray, Sr.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna M. Moye and fiance Rick Martin of Wendell; sons, William Jerry Murray, Jr. and wife Trish of Cary and John W. Murray and wife Kim of Zebulon; sisters, Shirley Dew and husband Bobby and Dorothy Griffin and husband Bruce all of Bailey; brother, Lloyd Williams and wife Mavis of Sims; and five grandchildren, Cameron Moye, Holly Moye, Brandon Murray, Ian Murray, and Will Murray.
The family will receive friends after the funeral service at the church in Scotland Neck and after the graveside service at the cemetery in Bailey.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Scotland Neck United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 401, Scotland Neck, NC 27874.
Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.