Rev. Dr. Jerry D. Murray

Notice of Death - Rev. Dr. Jerry D. Murray

Retired Elder
Date of Death: 7/15/2020 | Date of Birth: 6/26/1925; | Clergy
We have received word of the Wednesday, July 15, 2020 death of the Rev. Dr. Jerry Dwight Murray of Winston-Salem.  Jerry is survived by his wife, Nancy Moore Murray; two daughters, Mary Elizabeth Causey (Andrew) and Katherine Jean Hartel (Walter); a son, John David Murray (Nancy); six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and step-children, Dottie Kibler (Janet), Karen Kibler Arnold (Jeff), and Michael Kibler (Kelly).  Inurnment will take place during a small, family service at the Maple Springs UMC Columbarium in Winston-Salem.  A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, August 21, 2021, in the sanctuary of Maple Springs UMC, 2569 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106.  A reception will be held after the service, at which point the family will receive friends.  The service will be live-streamed through the church’s channel at

Memorial donations may be made to Disciple Bible Outreach Ministries, PO Box 358, Oak Island, NC 28465 (; the Yoke Fellow Prison Ministry, PO Box 38964, Greensboro, NC 27438 (; or to Maple Springs Food Pantry, 2569 Reynolda Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27106 (
Dr. Murray’s service with the conference is: 48 Student; 49 Belmont: Ebenezer; 53 Davidson; 57 Asheville: Groce; 61 Winston-Salem: Maple Springs; 65 Forest City: First; 68 Statesville District Superintendent; 73 Salisbury: First; 76 Winston-Salem: Marvin-Germanton; 85 Greensboro: Asbury; 90 Retired/Director, Criminal Justice and Mercy Ministries; 99 Retired only.
Link to Obituary