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Martha Lovie Murley, Willow Shade, KY (d 29 Oct 2014)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected family. She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Jennie Lois Brown Murley, and was of the Baptist aity. She leaves 40 direct living descendants.
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Martha Lovie Murley, age 94 of Willow Shade, died Wednesday October 29 at Glenview Health care.

Funeral services will be Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 1pmCT, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with Bro. Roy Grissom officiating. Burial will follow in the Beaumont cemetery in Metcalfe County, KY. Visitation will begin Saturday, November 1, 2014 after 2pmCT, at the funeral home.

She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Jennie Lois Brown Murley and was of the Baptist Faith.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three daughters: Margaret Kendall of Indiana; Libby (Roy) Grissom of Louisville, KY; and Jenny (Jackie) White of Willow Shade, KY

  • Ten grandchildren

  • Seventeen great grandchildren

  • Ten great great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceeded in death by two sons, Bill Murley and Shelton (Cubby) Farris, two grandchildren Brandon Murley and Lora Ann Young. Three brothers Hugh, Charlie and Fred Murley.

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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