TEMPLE, Texas (Formerly Warren, Ohio) – Tuesday, May 30, 2017, William “Billy” Charles Murray, Jr., age 66, passed into God’s care at the Central Texas VA Health Care System in Temple, Texas.
He was born on December 21, 1950 in Warren, Ohio a son of William C., Sr. and Margaret (Powell) Murray.
Billy is survived by his beloved children, Patrick Harris of Warren, Cashmere Rucker of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Starr Murray of Columbus, Ohio and William Charles Murray III of New Jersey; siblings, Wayne C (Mamie) Murray of Indianapolis, Indiana, Debra (Kirk) Edwards of Cleveland, Gehrig (Lucille) Murray of Warren, Gwen Murray of Fairborn, Ohio, Marty (Sharon) Murray of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Arlete Houseworth of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Nina Holms of Columbus, Ohio and many other relatives.
Billy graduated from Warren Western Reserve High School before honorably serving in the United States Air Force.
He was a former employee at the General Motors Packard Electric Division in Warren and the Department of Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma as a maintenance associate.
Besides his parents, Billy was preceded in death by his grandparents, James and Minnie Stubbs and Mr. and Mrs. Ned Murray.
Viewing will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in the East Side Church of Christ, 1416 Adelaide Ave SE, Warren, OH 44484 until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m.
Arrangements by Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S Silvat, Inc. To send condolences to Billy’s family please visit www.cremateohio.com.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, June 6 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.