Van Stephen's Story
Van Stephen Murray, 59, of Albemarle passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. A private family service will be held at a later date.
Mr. Murray was born July 15, 1957 in Wake County to William R. Murray and Mildred Jones Harris. He owned and operated Horizon Construction and Inspection Co. for 19 years in Holly Springs, NC. Van was a member of the William T. Bain Masonic Lodge No. 231 in Raleigh, NC.
Van is survived by his wife of 11 years Stephanie Jones Murray; father William R. Murray and stepmother Evelyn of Kipling, NC; mother Mildred Jones Harris of Beaufort, NC; daughters Teresa Murray Revels and husband Brandon of Fuquay Varina, NC, and Amy Murray Farquhar and husband Bryan of Newbern, NC; stepchildren Samantha McLamb Jones and husband Timothy of El Paso, TX, and Stephen Lloyd McLamb of Albemarle, NC; grandchildren Karlie Revels, Addison Jones, Levi Jones, Sydney McLamb, Nathaniel McLamb, Avalynne Jones, Stephen Farquhar, and Jedidiah Dake; brothers William "Bill" R. Murray, Jr. and wife Mary Paige of Georgetown, SC, and Ronnie Murray and wife Lisa of Beaufort, NC; special nephew Brian Adrian Blake. He is preceded in death by his stepfather George Harris and his sister Teresa Sharon Murray.
Memorial contributions can be made to Community Homecare & Hospice at 1024 Albemarle Rd. #904 Troy, NC 27371.
Stanly Funeral and Cremation Care is serving the Murray family.
Published on March 7, 2017