BAKERSVILLE - Ralph Richard Murdock, 70, of Murdock Road, in the Snow Hill community, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at his home, after a period of declining health due to heart complications. He was a son of the late Edd and Ella Young Murdock and was retired from The North Carolina Department of Transportation in supervision.
Survivors include his children, Nena Koenig, Ralph R. Murdock Jr., January Murdock Howell, and Lucas Murdock; one brother, Rev. C. Lewis Murdock, and eight grandchildren.
No funeral services were held, as per Mr. Murdock’s request. Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville assisted the family.
Mitchell News-Journal 7/16/2014