Welton J. Murray, 79, of Selbyville, Del., formerly of Whaleyville, Md., passed away Sunday, May 25, 2008, in Atlantic General Hospital, Berlin, Md. He had been a security officer for many years and had also been a farmer. He was a member of Salem United Methodist Church in Selbyville and resided with his brother and sister-in-law, Lacey and Carmetah Murray.
Murray was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis W. and Lillie Mae Baker Murray; and his sister, Juanita Simpler. He is survived by a brother, Lacey Murray Sr. of Selbyville; a nephew, Lacey Murray Jr. of Ocean City, Md.; a niece, Saundra Wolstenholme of Springfield, Va.; two great-nieces; and four great-great nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were scheduled for Thursday, May 29, 2008, with interment in Redmen’s Cemetery, Selbyville, Del. The family suggests that, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Salem United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 410, Selbyville, DE 19975; or Selbyville Vol. Fire Co., Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 88, Selbyville, DE 19975.