Charles Lee Murdock

June 16, 1938February 17, 2018

Charles Lee Murdock, Sr., 79, of Boonville passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Ashley Manor. A celebration of life gathering will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at William Wood Funeral Home. Charles was born on June 16, 1938 in New Franklin to Leonard and Mary (Treaster) Murdock, both of whom preceded him in death. He was married on January 7, 1961 to Sharon Simmons who preceded him in death on January 8, 2013. He graduated from New Franklin High School. Charles truly enjoyed working and always had something to do. He worked for many years for Butternut Bakery and retired from there. He also owned several businesses and was quite an entrepreneur. He enjoyed anything outdoors and his favorite thing to do was mowing grass. He is survived by: his children, Ron Murdock (Diana) of New Franklin, Vicky Warren (John) of Denver, Charles Murdock, Jr. of Boonville, and Chris Murdock (Suzie) of Slater; grandchildren, Brian, Jade, Shelby, Ross, McCauley, and Taylor; 4 great grandchildren; and one sister, Sharon Brick (Gary) of Springfield. Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Jacob Murdock of New Franklin. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Howard County Hospice.


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February 23, 2018

To the family and friends of Charles Lee Murdock, please accept my sympathy. May you find comfort knowing that those who died, God keeps them in his memory. And at Psalms 116:15 they are precious in his eyes.

Anthony Ray

February 22, 2018

Very sorry to hear about Charlie's passing. To his family, my sincere sympathy and prayers.

February 21, 2018

My condolences to the Murdock family. May the God of all comfort give you strength and hope as you mourn the loss of your loved one (Psalms 56:22)

February 19, 2018

So sorry to hear the death of Charlie, my cousin. I know daddy sure did have fun at the station and Twin Lakes with Charlie and Sharon. He loved to tease Sharon. I am also thankful for all the years my children were able to be at Twin Lakes fishing. Mary (Simmons) Miller

February 19, 2018

Sorry for your loss. I knew Charlie from the service station and the Twin Lakes. Larry Miller