Ricky Joe Murry

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LINDEN, TX-. Funeral services for Ricky Joe Murry, 47, of Linden will be held at 3:00 pm, Tuesday, April 26, 2011 in the chapel of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home in Linden with Pastor Kris Toney officiating. Interment will be in Zion Hill Cemetery. A visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm Monday at the funeral home. Ricky Joe was born April 28, 1963 in Dallas, Texas to Joe Hamill Murry and Nancy Farmer Murry. He passed away Friday, April 22, 2011 in a Linden hospital. He was employed by Sidco Mining Co. and was a Baptist. Ricky loved to fish, hunt and ride horses. . He is survived by his wife, Tina Maurine Murry of Linden; three sons, Jeffrey Murry of Linden, Kris Toney and wife, Andrea Ruth of Royce City and Marty Christensen of Sherman; his father and step-mother, Joe and Yvonda Murry of Murchison; his mother, Nancy Russell of Richardson; two brothers, Johne Meuir of Dallas, and Johnny Nix of Tyler; three sisters and two brothers-in law, Deborah and Israel Taguilas of Richardson, and Jodie Lynn Kalas and Brent of Ben Wheeler, Linda Meuir of Dallas; his grandfather, Joe Bailey Murry; two grand daughters, Baily Marie Murry and Elizabeth Claire Toney; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by a son, Baily Rey Murry and step-father, Rusty Russell.

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  1. I am going to miss your smiling face around town. You always could make me smile when I was having a bad day. Tina and family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you all.

  2. Our thoughts & prayers go out to the family. I'll will all ways remember the times we went fishing and camping.My friend for the past 40 years will be truly missed .

  3. My deepest sympathy. You have my prayers.I will miss Rick more than I can say. He was just special.

  4. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We know that nothing can replace this loss, but know that we feel for you. Love Lynn and Sandy

  5. Joe, you & your family are in our thoughts & prayers. We'll always remember Ricky as always smiling & loving life.

  6. We are still in shock at the news of Ricky's death. Even after he moved, we stayed in touch. He was such a delight to be around. That heavy accent (to us here in Weatherford, Texas) was so fun to listen to and at times try to interpret. Oh he will be so missed. Our sympathy to each and every friend and family member.

  7. My deepest sympathy to all the family. I have fond memories of Ricky Joe and he will be dearly missed. I was blessed to have called him friend.

  8. Rick was such a joy to be around!!!Always a smile on his face!!!No matter where Rick was if he seen our Grandson Ethan he would always come up and give him a big Ethan loved Rick so much!!!Rick will be missed by all of us!!!

  9. Wow where has the time gone…I remember the summer trips to Murchison….seems like it was just last year not 30 years ago…I will pray for your family…you will be missed

  10. My thoughts and prayers go out to Ricks Family, you all are very much in our thoughts and prayers. I never saw Rick that he didnt have a smile on his face, he will be missed by many.

  11. My dad was Joe Hamill's first cousin. I am so sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my thoughts & prayers.

  12. My thoughts are with you , the family of such a warm and caring person. He will be sorely missed by myself, as well as the others in this community that had met him. I'll lift you up in my prayers.

  13. We had the honor of having Rick at our home on easter Sunday a couple of years ago… We all ate, hunted eggs, yes even Rick hunted them and rode horses… Great memory…. Rick was a very awesome guy to everyone, super nice person, who will be greatly missed.. Praying for the family. God Bless

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