QUITMAN --Mrs. Sadie Murphy Murray was born August 24, 1929 and passed away November 25, 2012 at the age of 83. Sadie was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth Malcolm Murphy, Sr. and Erma Lee Murphy.
Sadie was born and raised in Quitman, GA. She was educated at Wesleyan College in Macon and at the University of Georgia where she earned her Degree in Education. She taught for 22 years and retired from the Dougherty County school system in 1981. She was a 40 year resident of Albany, GA where she was a member of Porterfield United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her son, George Niles Murray, III and daughter in law, Dorothy Budd Murray of Griffin, GA.; daughter, Elizabeth Leigh Murray Miller and son in law, Mark Joseph Miller, Sr. of Savannah, GA; grandchildren, George Niles Murray, IV, Olivia Ann Murray, and Mark Joseph Miller, Jr.; brother Kenneth Malcolm Murphy, Jr., and his wife, Cathy Murphy of Crystal River, Florida; niece Kimberly Murphy Gundling and great niece, Dana Gundling.
A memorial service will be conducted by the Rev. Doug Walker at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 30th at First United Methodist Church of Quitman. Sadie was not only a beloved mother, but also a caring friend that will be greatly missed.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.maxwellmillerfuneralhome.com.
Maxwell-Miller Funeral Home
Quitman, GA 229/ 263-8842