Judith A. Murray

05-24-1946 - 05-23-2020
Country: United States | State: Tennessee | City: Jackson

Judith A. Murray, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020 in Jackson after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis (MS).  She was born on May 24, 1946, the daughter of Robert and Francis Hamilton Powell, of Knoxville.  She was a retired Registered Nurse from the Jackson Clinic, where she lovingly served her patients.  Judy enjoyed participating in obedience training dog shows where she took home several awards and made lifelong friendships.  She loved arts and crafts, making ceramics and stained glass pieces, celebrating the seasons.  She also enjoyed sailing with her husband, Truman.  She captained several Powder Puff Regattas, finishing in the top three for several years and claimed a first-place victory.  Judy was also a member of First United Methodist Church and Family Life Forum Sunday School class in Jackson. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Truman Murray of Jackson, TN; three sons, Scott (Rhonda) Murray of Jackson, TN; Douglas (Rachel) Murray of Brentwood, TN; and Michael Murray of Washington, DC; two brothers, John Powell of Abbeville, LA and Robert Powell of Gatlinburg, TN; and four grandchildren Olivia, Emma, Colin, and Craig. Memorial Contributions can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation. https://msfocus.org/Donate.aspx Services: With controlled social distancing restrictions, the family will be receiving friends 11:00 – 1:00 on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Arrington Funeral Directors with a funeral service following at 1:00 P.M. with Eddie Bromley officiating.  Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery. Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, 731-668-1111 www.arringtonfuneralgroup.com

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