Murrey Woodrow Wilson

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Murrey Woodrow Wilson

Aug. 17, 2007

Murrey Woodrow Wilson, age 90, died on Aug. 17. Born to Adolphus and Sally May Wilson on Sept. 9, 1916 in Lewisburg, Tenn., he was a minister for the Church of Christ, Associate Professor at Harding University, and a Deacon for the College Church of Christ in Searcy. He was preceded in death in by his wife of 56 years, Hazel Wilson, in Aug. 1997.

Survivors include daughters Janice White of Cabot and Sharon Voorhees of Madison, Ala.; grandchildren Terry White of Thompson Station, Tenn.; Katherine Mussleman of Houston, Texas; Kristi Nelms of Shannon Hills; and Elizabeth Clifton of Murfreesboro, Tenn. He is also survived by 10 great-grandchildren: Kayli White; Shelby Holiman; Samual Nelms; Molly and Carlee White; Chase and Anna Mussleman; and Jonah, Ezra, and Naomi Clifton. Visitation was held Aug. 19 at the College Church of Christ in Searcy with Funeral Services immediately following. Don England, of the College Church, officiated. Burial followed at Oaklawn Cemetery in Searcy.

Thomas Funeral Service in Cabot was in charge of arrangements. To send online condolences please visit