Age: 95 Address: Bakersville, North Carolina Date of Death: Friday, May 2, 2014 Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Bessie Murdock of Slagle Road, Bakersville died Friday, May 2nd at Brookside Rehab and Care in Burnsville.
She was born on April 3, 1919 in Mitchell County and was the daughter of the late Jobe and Mary Lee Boston Murdock. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Zella Geouge.
Bessie was a member of the Lily Branch Baptist Church. She retired in 1985 from Spruce Pine Community Hospital after twenty-nine years of service.
Bessie Murdock leaves behind her brother-in-law; Leonard Geouge of Bakersville her nephew; David Geouge and wife, Gay of Bakersville; her great niece; Laura Cole and husband, Mark of Bakersville and her great nephew; John Geouge and wife, Shanna.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at the funeral service honoring the life of Mrs. Bessie Murdock on Monday, May 5, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Lily Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Toby Crowder officiating. Graveside service and interment will be on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Lily Branch Baptist Church Cemetery. A time to receive friends and share memories and support the family will be from 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Monday, May 5, 2014 at Lily Branch Baptist Church.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to the website; www.webbfh.com., selecting Mrs. Murdock’s name and then you may sign her guestbook.
Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Murdock family.