Kathleen Murray Gulley of Morristown, Tenn., former resident of Laurel County, went to be with Jesus on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at age 93.
She was born June 5, 1923 in Clay County, Ky., to the late John Collins and Mattie Patterson Collins. She was united in marriage to the late Louis Howard Murray and the late J.C. Gulley.
She is survived by seven children, Dale Murray and wife Pearl, Vedath Cornett and husband Don, Dean Murray and wife Doris, June Bowling and husband Larry, Cleveland Murray and wife Judy, Louis Howard Murray Jr. and wife Margaret, and Harold Wayne Murray and wife Melinda; special daughter, Patricia Murray; a sister, Wilma Minton; 21 grandchildren, James, Jerry Dale, Brenda, Sue, Jeffery, Cheryl, Debbie, Sherry, Sandra, Stacy, Donavon, Michael, Eric, Christopher, Angela, Christina, Patricia, Jeremy, Terry, Mark and Trinity, plus a host of great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Along with her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Arvulla Murray; and three sisters, Rosie Owens, Lizzie Collins and Nancy Cox.
She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith. She will be greatly missed by all.
Funeral service for Kathleen Murray Gulley will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, in the chapel of House-Rawlings Funeral Home with Norm Brock and Donnie Reid officiating.
Burial will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery of Manchester, Ky.
The family received friends after 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29, also at the funeral home.
Published on September 29, 2016