05/28/08 — JULIA C. MURVIN

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Feb. 7, 1930-May 27 2008

SEVEN SPRINGS -- Julia Coker Murvin, 78, of Indian Springs Road, died early Tuesday in SunBridge Care Center.

Services will be at Tyndall Funeral Home on Friday at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Otto Griffin and the Rev. James Spencer officiating. Burial will be in Wayne Memorial Park.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Elda Rae and Walter Holmes of Seven Springs and Marie and Ray McArthur of Mount Olive; two sons and daughters-in-law, Robert Wayne (Bo) and Sue Mervin of Seven Springs and Robert Earl and Sherry Murvin of Goldsboro; two sisters, Angeline Barwick and Dorothy Lane, both of Mount Olive; two brothers, Jackie Coker of Georgia and Willie Coker of Dudley; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, William Earl Murvin; her husband, Harper Murvin; her parents, John W. and Etta Waller Coker; and three brothers, Ralph, David and Gordon Coker.

Mrs. Murvin was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church and the Woodmen of the World. She had been a homemaker, a poultry farmer, and had tended to countless children in her home.

Visitation will be at Tyndall Funeral Home on Thursday from 7 until 9 p.m., and at other times at the home of Marie & Ray McArthur, 817 N. Church St., Mount Olive.

A Tyndall Service.


Published in Obituaries on May 28, 2008 1:48 PM