Sharon Murrah services held March 10
Services for Sharon Fay (Schrimsher) Murrah, age 59, of Belton will be held 3 p.m. March 10 at the Belton Church of Christ with Minister Joe Baisden officiating. Burial will follow in the North Belton Cemetery.
Sharon Murrah died March 6, 2005, at her home.
She was born August 16, 1945 in Gatesville to Hiram Joshua and Marguente (Burton) Schrimsher. She moved to Belton at age 11 and attended Tyler elementary, Belton Junior High and was a 1963 graduate of Belton High School. She attended Temple Beauty College and was a licensed beautician. She married Charles D. Murrah on June 13, 1964 in Belton. Her love for music began at the age of eight when her father bought her an old upright piano. An accomplished pianist and vocalist she entertained throughout Central Texas and was well known for playing at the Tyler House in Salado, Temple’s Annual Pioneer Celebration, Belton Lions Club Bell County Jamboree as well as many weddings. She was a member of the Belton Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her father in 1986, sister Lorna Schrimsher in 1954 and brother Michael Schrimsher in 1998.
Survivors include her husband Charles “Dan” Murrah of Belton, two sons, David Murrah of Abilene and Rex Murrah of Belton, two daughters, Becki Murrah Adams of Belton, Kerri Murrah Schurtz of Markham, mother Marguerite Schrimsher of Temple, brother Richard Schrimsher of Belton, sister, Lana Keeler of Belton, five grandchildren, Derek Mooney, Deanna Mooney, Hannah Murrah, J.D. Schurz and Ashlyn Murrah.
Memorials may be made to the Sharon Schrimsher Murrah Memorial Fund in care of First Texas Bank in Belton.
Dossman Funeral Home in Belton was in charge of arrangements.