Carolyn Jean Murray, 63, of Helena-West Helena, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at her home. Mrs. Murray was born Aug. 12, 1949 at Blandinsville, Ill. to the late Lloyd Foster and the late Ruth Garrett Foster.
Carolyn was a member of Second Baptist Church of Helena-West Helena, where she also worked as a secretary. She was retired from Southern Bancorp after 29 years of working as an executive assistant, among many other duties.
She leaves her husband of 35 years, Dr. Steven Murray; a son, Joshua Wayne Murray of Little Rock; a daughter, Alydia Gayle Snyder (Matt) of Jackson, Tenn.; a grandchild, Laura Elizabeth Workman (Cody); a great-granddaughter, Kennedi Grayce Workman; and a brother, Robert Foster (Brenda) of Blandinsville.
Her parents, a son, Christopher Hampton Murray and a sister, Patricia Blickhan, preceded her in death.
Services for Carolyn Murray will be 10 a.m., Saturday, March 30 at the Second Baptist Church. Visitation will be Friday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery at Helena-West Helena. Brother Randy Williamson will officiate.
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Helena-West Helena, will direct services. Friends and relatives may sign the online guest book at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com