Verna D. Murray 86, died Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Harry Hynes Hospice Center in Wichita. 

She was born Aug. 14, 1931 to Vern and Marie Wheat in Republic, Mo.

She worked as a Dispatcher for ABF Trucking in Liberal for 25 years. 

She enjoyed church gatherings, Bingo, Facebook, family get-together's, weekly potluck at the Cottages, watching “Wheel of Fortune,” doing word search puzzles, and old country and gospel music. 

She was an active member of the Faith Tabernacle Church of Liberal.

Survivors include four daughters: Connie Jennings and husband, Lee Sr., Locust Grove, Okla., Barbara Manning, Liberal, Lora Murray- Chapa and husband, Fernando, Kingman, and Debbie Shields, Stroud, Okla.; three sons: Buddy Stephens and wife, Theresa, Pratt, Rick Stephens and wife, Michelle, Pratt, and Donnie Murray and wife, Chrystal, Turpin, Okla.; 24 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Randy Stephens and Michael Ward; sister, Helen Trowbridge; and granddaughter, Jacqui Wheat.

• Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Faith Tabernacle with Pastor Rex Petty presiding. 

Viewing will be before the service.

Memorials are suggested to Faith Tabernacle in care of Miller Mortuary PO Box 826 Liberal, KS 67905. 

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