MOUNT VERNON — William H. “Junior” Murdoch Jr., 89, of Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, Aug. 5, 2011, at the Country Court Nursing Home.
He was born Aug. 17, 1921, in Richlands, Va., to the late William and Louisia (Rowe) Murdoch. Junior attended New Hope Industries.
He is survived by his niece, Billie (Jesse) Conkle of Mount Vernon; his sister, Joyce Street of Mavisdale, Va.; and many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Junior was preceded in death by his sisters, Opal Vance Dohmen, Mable Hampton and Bonnie Bird.
There will be no calling hours. The family will observe a private graveside service at a later date.
To send the family a private condolence online visit http://www.snyderfuneralhomes.com. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of William H. “Junior” Murdoch Jr.