William Junior “Willie” Murrell, 76, of Columbia died Monday, April 1, 2019 at the Greenview Regional Hospital in Bowling Green. Born in Adair County, he was the son of the late James William and Edna Ethel Murphy Murrell. Mr. Murrell was of the Christian faith.
His survivors include three sisters, Kathleen Murrell, Estelle Janes and Betty Ann (Bobby) Burton all of Columbia; one brother, Otha Connor Murrell of Columbia; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Carol Ann Murrell and Ovalene Robertson.
The funeral services will be at 1:00pm on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Stone Cemetery at Fairplay. Visitation was after 4:00pm Wednesday at the funeral home.