Sara Josephine "Jo" Murrell
March 1, 1925 - March 22, 2013
Cochran, GA- Sara Josephine "Jo" Murrell, age 88, died Friday in Bryant Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 3:00 P.M. at Mathis Funeral Home. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Murrell, born in Bleckley County, was the daughter of the late Johnny Graham and Eva C. Hinson Graham Lanfair and was preceded in death by her son Jonathan K. "Jon" Grantham. She was a Life Master Bridge instructor and player. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
Survivors are her husband, Timothy Murrell of Cochran; her children, Gary (Sheila) Grantham and Jeff (Judy) Grantham of Cochran; grandchildren, Gennifer (Todd) Stuckey, Greg (Kristen) Grantham, Jimmy (Jacindo) Grantham, Joy (Dennis) Simpson, Jonathan Grantham, Luke Grantham and Juliette Grantham; six great grandchildren.
The family is at 188 Lewis St. and will greet friends after the service Sunday at Mathis Funeral Home. www.mathisfh.net.
Published in The Telegraph on Mar. 23, 2013