Jackie Page Murray

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II Timothy 4:7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Cedar Point- Jackie Page Murray, 76, passed away Monday October 2, 2017 at Carteret Health Care in Morehead City. She was born April 9, 1941 in Wayne County NC daughter of the late, Preston Hillary and Arvona Parnell Eason.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Monday October 9, 2017 at Burgaw Baptist Church with Rev. Tom Cannady officiating. Burial will follow at a later date. The family will receive friends following the service at the church.
She was a dedicated volunteer with the Pender County Historical Society, and an active member of Burgaw Baptist Church, where she took great pride in her position as the head of the flower committee. She received her Masters degree from East Carolina University. She was a special education teacher at Rosewood High, Swansboro Middle, and finished her career at Wallace Rose Hill High.
She is survived by her husband, Bob Murray of the home; son, Joey Smith of Snow Hill; step children, Ashley Murray of Atlanta, GA and Travis Murray (Sherry) of High Point, NC; granddaughter, Cory Smith of Garner, NC; step grandchildren, Josie, Dillon, and Sissy Murray; uncle, Bernice Parnell of Goldsboro; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Eason.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Burgaw Baptist Church, PO Box 385, Burgaw, NC 28425.