ALBANY -- Mrs. Lucille Cloer Murdock, 96 of Community Ave. in Albany died February 27, 2012 at Lee County Health Care.

Funeral services will be Thursday 11 AM at Putney United Methodist Church. Rev. Cathy Green officiating. Interment will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.

A native of Statesville, NC Mrs. Murdock was retired from the Daily Press as a news proofreader in Newport News, VA. She was a longtime resident in the Putney area, where she was a member of Putney United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her daughter, Janet M. Bowen and her husband Bobby of Albany, GA, grandchildren, David Bowen and his wife Barbara of Senoia, GA and Laura Shearer and her husband Bruce of Albany, great-grandchildren, Daniel Cook, Julie Bowen, Jennifer Copelan, Jessica Jones and Lauren Jones, great-great grandchildren, Chase Copelan and Cameron Johnston.

Mrs. Murdock was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Mason Clyde Murdock, and brothers, Marvin and James Cloer.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.

Those desiring, please make memorials to Putney United Methodist Church, 1301 Dorough Ave. Albany, GA 31705.

You may sign the on line guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mrs. Murdock by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website

Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors

Albany 229/883-4152