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In Memory of

Samuel J. Murdock

November 13, 1931 - June 16, 2017

Obituary


Samuel "Sam" Murdock, Sr., 85, of Greeneville, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at Life Care Center of Greeneville.

He was retired from Plus Mark.

Sam was a member of McMillian Baptist Church.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean Conflict.

He enjoyed going on the paper route.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law: Samuel and Sandy Murdock; two granddaughters and spouses: Valerie and Shannon Hinkle and Paige and Jake Little; great grandchildren: Cory and Courtney Hinkle; a sister, with whom he made...

Samuel "Sam" Murdock, Sr., 85, of Greeneville, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at Life Care Center of Greeneville.

He was retired from Plus Mark.

Sam was a member of McMillian Baptist Church.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean Conflict.

He enjoyed going on the paper route.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law: Samuel and Sandy Murdock; two granddaughters and spouses: Valerie and Shannon Hinkle and Paige and Jake Little; great grandchildren: Cory and Courtney Hinkle; a sister, with whom he made his home: Linda West; brother: Russell Murdock of Garden Prairie, Illinois; several nieces and nephews; and his special friends: Johnny Carpenter and Jackie Hinkle.

He was the son of the late Arthur "Big Boy" and Nancy Murdock and was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Murdock; sisters: Betty Armstrong, Susie Key, and Della Mae Knight; and brothers: Carson and James Murdock.

The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow visitation at 8:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tim Shanks officiating.

Interment will be at 6:00 p.m. Monday in Limestone Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to meet at 5:00 p.m. Monday at the funeral home to go in procession to the cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Carpenter, Sam Dixon, Steve Dixon, and Russell Hensley.