Philip Perry Murray, 77, passed away peacefully while surrounded by family on Wednesday November 11, 2020. Philip was born on March 13, 1943 to the late Herman and Geneva Hill Murray. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Bessie Blondie Horton Murray, son Philip Scott Murray and brothers William and Wayne Murray. Philip loved his family. He enjoyed drinking Mountain Dew, crossword puzzles and especially fishing.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday November 14, 2020 at 1:00pm at Maple Springs Baptist Church Cemetery with Warren Hill officiating. Family will receive friends on Friday November 13, 2020 from 6:00pm to 7:45pm at Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Service. Due to the pandemic, masks and social distancing will be required.
Philip is survived by his son, Brian Murray (Laura); grandchildren, Kelly, BJ (Lauren), Brett (Lexi), Trey, Waylon and Blondie Murray, great-grandchildren Halen, Hayes, and Lacey Murray, bonus grandchildren, Joanna, William, and Dalton Mercer, and special friend and companion Marie Pearce.