Denzil Gayland McMurrey of Pleasanton passed away February 5, 2020, at the age of 81. Born October 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 and 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 was conducted at Pleasanton City Cemetery on Saturday, February 8 at 11 a.m.