Mrs. Shirley Brown Murray

Mrs. Shirley Brown Murray, age 74 of N. Red Rock Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021 at her residence.


A daughter of the late Jack F. Brown and Willie Rowland Sexton, she was born April 15, 1947 in Elbert County, Georgia having lived most of her life in Stephens County.  She was a homemaker and a member of Eastanollee Baptist Church.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Verner Murray, a son, Tim Turner and by a great-grandson, Skyler Carrell.


Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Sheila and Johnny Scroggs of Eastanollee; grandchildren, Josh Scroggs, Terry Scroggs, Hope Carrell, Bradley Turner and Patricia Wilson; five great-grandchildren; four brothers and sister-in-law, Jack Brown, Jr. and Laura, Benjamin Martin, Ronald Brown and Donald Brown all of Hartwell, Georgia; a number of nieces and nephews.


Funeral service will be Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 2 O’clock p.m. in the Hillcrest Chapel of the Acree-Davis Funeral Home with The Reverend Richard Ivester officiating.  The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers, Josh Scroggs, Terry Scroggs, Bradley Turner, Tommy Lee Carrell, Benjamin Martin and David White.


The family will be at the home on N. Red Rock Road and will receive friends at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home on Tuesday, 12 noon until the service time.  Due to the health and well-being of the community, masks are encouraged during the visitation and service.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her memory to Acree-Davis Funeral Home, P.O. Box 130, Toccoa, Georgia 30577.


Interment will follow in the Stephens Memorial Gardens with the Acree-Davis Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Shirley Brown Murray.