Joyce Bedenbaugh Murray PDF Print E-mail

Joyce Lever Bedenbaugh Murray, 82, of Newberry, died Friday, April 9, 2021, at her residence.

Born on May 24, 1938, in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late Ollie and Margie Boggs Lever. She was a member of Bible Baptist of Simpsonville. She loved her family very much and enjoyed her pen pals from all of the U.S.

She is survived by her husband, James Murray, Jr. of Newberry; daughters, Judy (Gary) Seibert of Prosperity and Carla (Michael) Ammons of Newberry; sisters, Patsy Lollis of Fountain Inn and Brenda Hubbard of Newberry; seven grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. Mrs. Bedenbaugh was predeceased by her first spouse, Hawkins “Shorty” Bedenbaugh and brothers, Jimmy Lever and Wayne Lever.

Graveside services will be 3:00 pm Monday, April 12, 2021, at St. Luke's Lutheran Church Cemetery by the Rev. Clayton Long. Memorials may be made to the Newberry College Football Stadium Fund, 2100 College Street, Newberry, SC 29108.  For those desiring you may stop by the funeral home on Sunday between the hours of 1:00 and 5:00 pm and Monday from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm to view Mrs. Murray and sign the register book.

Active pallbearers will be Jeff Chapman, Matt Rhine, Dacin Lever, Mark Lever, Jeff Lever and Spanky Seibert.

Honorary pallbearers will be Clint Hiller, Linda Lida and Tylaine Guarriello.

The family appreciates the love and care given this past year by her baby sister, Brenda. They would also like to give special thanks to Dr. Alan Paysinger, Dr. Tom Bradberry, Kindred Home Health and MSA Hospice.



#8 Peter Lynch 2021-04-14 17:35
Just wanted to leave and additional message for the family that the membership and leadership of Bible Baptist Church in Simpsonville will be praying for you tonight. We will miss Joyce and her smile. She was a faithful member of Bible Baptist Church while she lived in Fountain Inn.
#7 Peter Lynch 2021-04-14 06:40
Enjoyed friendship with Mrs. Joyce and Jimmy at BBC Simpsonville. Lost contact with them when they moved to Newberry. Sorry for her loss and will be praying for the family. But I know she is with Jesus now! Hallelujah!
#6 Faye Mace 2021-04-12 09:47
Judy I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. May you find comfort in God's love during this difficult time.
#5 Mahleeta 2021-04-11 08:58
I'm so sorry. Nanny was such a sweet soul to be around and I know yall will miss her deeply. My condolences.
#4 Hope Murray Clark 2021-04-10 19:03
Dear James and Family,

Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you and your
Family during this sad time.

Yours Sincerely,
Hope and Jason
#3 EMILY SEIBERT 2021-04-10 15:29
Praying for you all during this difficult time. May God wrap his loving arms around each of you and fill you with his peace.
Emily Seibert
#2 Steve & Diane Metts 2021-04-10 09:55
Carla & family,
I am so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. Steve & I have all of you in our prayers. Find comfort in God's love and peace. She is with her Lord & Savior, what a glorious place to be. Cherish your memories.
All our love to each of you.
Steve & Diane Madray Metts
#1 Sheriff Lee Foster 2021-04-09 17:32
Our family extends you our deepest sympathy. While you grieve the loss of your beloved, she is in the arms of our Lord and is no longer in pain and at Peace. Pleas know we hold you up in our prayers. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia