A native of Tullahoma, he was the son of the late William Murray and Mary Ophelia Petty Roll.
He was a member of Hurricane Baptist Church, a brave US Army Veteran, and was a skilled woodworker and carpenter. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son; David Murray.
He is survived by two sisters; Alice (Bill) Freeman of Rockvale, and Becky Murray of Tullahoma, one brother; Billy (Dale) Murray of Shelbyville, three nephews; Eddie (Deb), Ron, and Don Freeman, one niece; Faye Lynn Coffey, one great nephew; Bryce Coffey, and his step mother; Helen Murray.
Visitation with the family will be Monday, from 5:00PM until 8:00PM at the Tullahoma Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, at 10:00AM in the chapel of Tullahoma Funeral Home with Bro. Don Gregory and Bro. Jack Hice officiating.
Burial will follow in Smith Chapel Cemetery.
The family suggests that donations be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, TX. 75284-0692.
Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Johnny Murray.