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Christina Murray

March 27, 1941 — May 17, 2020


Christina Combs Murray, age 79 of Middlesboro, KY went home to be with the lord on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at the Middlesboro ARH. She was born in Knott County, KY on March 27, 1941 to the late Dewey Combs and Lunea Richie Combs. Christina was a member of South Side Baptist Church, Middlesboro KY.  She was also an avid fan of Kentucky basketball, and was always ready for the next game.

Christina will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. She has left a great mark on anyone who knew her.  The family would like to say a very special thank you to Creech Funeral Home, Amedisys Home Health, Middlesboro ARH, and Middlesboro EMS for all their care during this time.  Also, a very special thank you to her very special friend, Mary Collins.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved daughter Lisa Hunley and her brother, Marcus Combs.

She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Donald James Murray of Middlesboro, Ky.

Sister:  Geneva Combs of Talcum, KY

Brother:  Willard Madison (Joy) Combs of Palmyra, IN

Children:  Paul (Cindy) Hunley of Middlesboro, KY,  Elma (Darrell) Boatright of Miralce, KY, Carl (Malissa) Hunley of New Tazewell, TN and Diane (Lonnie) Templeton of TN.

10 Grandchildren, 18 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great-Great Grandchild and a host of nieces and nephews.

In observance of the current COVID-19 guidelines, all services will be private.

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Creech Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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