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Richard Allen Murley, 72, Russell Co., KY (1941-2014)

He was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Bransford & Leona Berry Murley. His wife, Karen Sue Mohow Murley, survives. He leaves 33 direct living descendants. He was a Veteran of US Navy will be accorded full military honors at commital rites at Mill Springs National Cemetery. He was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.
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Richard Allen Murley, 72, of Russell Springs, died Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Russell County Hopsital, Russell Springs, KY.

Graveside services for Richard Allen Murley will be at 10amCT/11amET, Friday, September 5, 2014 at the Mill Springs National Cemetery, 9044 W. Highway 80, Nancy, KY, with military honors. Visitation will be 6-8pmCT, Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY. Burial in the Mill Springs National Cemetery in Nancy, KY.

Richard Allen Murley, 72, Russell Co., KY (1941-2014)

He was born October 24, 1941 in Taylor County, KY. He was the son of the late Bransford & Leona Berry Murley. He died Saturday, August 30, 2014, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 72 years, 10 months, and six days.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded inn death by two brothers, Virgil Edward Murley, Roger "Slick" Murley Survivors include:
  • His wife: Karen Sue Mohow Murley

  • Eight children: Diane Murley, Lisa Murley, Norman Murley, Ronald Jacobson, all of Rhode Island; Ann Marie Hobbs, Tommy Mohow, both of Omaha, NE; Brian Mohow, Oklahoma; Mark Mohow, Bowling Green, KY

  • Twenty-two grandchildren

  • Three great grandchildren

  • One sister: Pat Clark, Louisville, KY

  • Two brothers: Walter Ronald Murley, Campbellsville, KY; and Bill Murley, Valdese, NC

  • A host of nieces and nephews also survive
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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Richard Allen Murley, 72, Russell Co., KY (1941-2014)

2014-09-01 - 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY - Photo from Bernard Funeral Home.

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