Mary Ellen Baty Murray, 83

LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 1 p.m. Thursday, October 2 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Murray, 83, of Lebanon.

She passed away Monday, September 29, 2008 at the University Medical Center.

Born September 5, 1925, in DeKalb County, Mrs. Murray was the daughter of the late Anderson and Effie Sandlin Baty. She retired from Texas Boot with 36 years service and was a member of the West Hills Baptist Church.

Visitation is set for 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday after 10 a.m. at Ligon & Bobo.

Services will be conducted by Rev. W. L. Baker and Rev. Jonas Taylor. Interment will follow at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include: her husband of 63 years Hubert Murray; children Warren (Janice) Murray of Watertown and Elaine (Ward) Winfree of Brush Creek; grandchildren Chad Murray of Mt. Juliet; Kristi (Michael) Marsh of Watertown; Michael Winfree and Ryan Winfree -- both of Brush Creek; and a great granddaughter Cheyenne Renee Spencer of Watertown.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter Jeanette Murray; sister Katie Nell Owens and brothers Dink and Dillard Baty.

Active pallbearers: Chad Murray, Michael Winfree, Ryan Winfree, Jerry Baty, Michael Marsh and Billy Baty.

Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.