Mary Helen (Turner) McMurtray
June 19, 1944 – October 14, 2020
Mary Helen (Turner) McMurtray, age 76, of Tyler, Texas passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. Mary was born June 19, 1944 in Anson, Texas to Jessie Estelle Turner and Ray Bryan Turner.
Mary was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who loved her family more than anything. She loved to spend every moment she could with her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed reading, sewing, and arts and crafts. When she could, she loved tending to her flowers and you could always catch her listening to the Gaithers. Mary will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Mary is survived by sons, Bryan McMurtray, Jonathan McMurtray (Karlissa); daughter Laura Ledford (Larry); brothers Duane Turner (Charlotte), Ronnie Turner (Clel), sisters Anna Walker (James) and Lissa Twitty (Eddie); grandchildren, David, Aaron, Tyler, Chandler, Lori, Rebecca, Tyler, Angie, Timothy and Catlynne and several great grandchildren
Mary was preceded in death by her husband Ray McMurtray, parents, and sister Sue Howard
A graveside service for Mary will be held Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Pleasant Retreat Cemetery, Tyler, Texas
Saturday, October 17, 2020