Louis Edward Murray, 59, of Warm Springs, Virginia, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2022, at his home.
Born March 10, 1963, in Manassas, Virginia, he was a son of the late Clarence and Mary Lane Murray.
A mechanic by trade, Louis loved restoring old cars and trucks. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, hunting and camping. He also enjoyed time spent digging ginseng and ramps with his dad and brothers. Of all the jobs that he had, the one he loved the most was working on the farm for Bill and Sandy Bratton. He always had good stories to tell each evening after work.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister, Mary Janice Murray; and a niece, Kaylin Murray.
Louis is survived by his companion of 27 years, Judy Ryder; and their loving dog, Katie; brothers, Clarence Jr., and wife, Bonnie, of Buckeye, Roger, of Frostburg, Maryland, Johnny, and wife, Kathy, of Covington, Virginia, and Curtis, and wife, Gail, of Marlinton; sister, Charlotte Burgess, and husband, Wayne, of Patrick Springs, Virginia; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, August 9, 2022, in Warm Springs Cemetery with pastor Billy Robertson officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Chimney Run Church of the Brethren, c/o Bonnie Robertson, 2033 Indian Draft Road, Millboro, Va. 24460 or Hot Springs Rescue, PO Box N, Hot Springs, Va. 24445.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.obaughfuneralhome.com