Denzil Gayland McMurrey of Pleasanton, formerly of Cuero, passed away Feb. 5, 2020 at the age of 81. H was born Oct. 4, 1938 in Mathis to Dudley and Thelma (Bell) McMurrey.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Jo Clare McMurrey; sons, Denzil “Dennie” McMurrey, Jr. and Jonathan Kelley and wife Dralena; daughter-in-law, Barbara Kelley; grandchildren, April Kelley, Nathan Work (Julie Ann), Julie Beth Kubicek (Cody), Jacob McMurrey, Katheryn McMurrey, Richard McMurrey, Arron McMurrey, Patrick Kelley (Carley) and great grandchildren, Addie Kelley, Peyton Kelley, Beckett Kelley, Kimber Kubicek, Rylee Kubicek, Elijah Williams, Sarah Work amd Alyssa Work.
Denzil is preceded in death by his son, Mark Kelley; daughter, Jo Beth Kelley and parents, Dudley and Thelma McMurrey.
A graveside service will be conducted at Pleasanton City Cemetery on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. For anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family, share memories or sign the online guestbook you may do so at www.hurleyfuneralhome.com.