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Mildred Murray Moore

Posted on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 10:47 am

Mildred Murray Moore
Mrs. Mildred Murray Moore, age 95 of Tullahoma, passed away Tuesday September 25, 2012 at the Lynchburg Nursing Center.  A native of Jasper, Arkansas, she was a daughter of James Benjamin Murray and Ollie Seals Murray.  Mrs. Moore’s parents owned and operated The Moore County News for many years and she was a member of Lincolya Hills Baptist Church in Donaldson, Tenn. The family received friends on Friday, September 28, and funeral services followed at the Lynchburg Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Herb Hester officiating.  Burial followed in the Lynchburg Cemetery. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Linda Purnell of Manchester and daughter and son-in-law, Suzanne and (Frank) Inman of Lynchburg.  Grandchildren; Kim (David) Morris, Bryan (Shelley) Purnell and Jennifer (Brock) Blankenship.  Great-grandchildren; Stephen and Johathan Morris, Molly Purnell and Alex, Noah and Taylor Blankenship. She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter Moore, parents; James and Ollie Seals Murray; brothers, Joe, Jack, Jimmy and Bobby Murray.  Sisters; Edith Sullivan and Dorothy Logan.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Lynchburg Cemetery.  Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This obituary is being rerun with corrections at the request of the family.]