Mr. Stephen Douglas Murray age 74 of Jackson, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2022, in Jackson Madison County General Hospital.
Stephen Douglas Murray was born on October 11, 1947 in Alton, Illinois to Lt. Col. Dycus A. Murray and Mary Gatlin Murray. As a military child, he lived and was educated in cities over the U. S. and abroad.
His passion in life was taking care of his family, rescuing animals and O scale toy trains.
He was retired from Murray Trucking company and as a Warehouse Operations Manager for Pepsi and Butt Foods.
He is survived by his loving wife of thirty-six years, Sherry Connally Murray; son, Brady G. Murray (Jenny) of Rockwall, Texas; daughter, JoAnn Grantham of Jackson, Tennessee; stepson, David P. Mullins (Marilyn) of Milan, Tennessee; stepdaughter, Anna-Leah Mullins of Jackson, Tennessee; and grandchildren, Chloe Robinson, Brennon Murray, Hunter Grantham and Lauren McPeak all of Jackson, Tennessee and Hailey and Paige Murray of Rockwall, Texas.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Mr. Murray will be conducted Friday, September 2, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Medina Funeral Home.