Jeffrey Todd Murrow, 47, of High Point, NC, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, after a seven year battle with cancer.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00pm Saturday at Green Street Baptist Church. Dr. Robert Steele and Mr. Richard Hardee of Green Street Baptist Church will be officiating. Visitation will be held 5:00-8:00 pm on Friday, November 1st, at GSBC. Burial will follow the funeral at Floral Garden Park.
Jeff was born in High Point on September 18, 1966. He graduated from Ledford Senior High School in 1984 and continued his education at High Point College and University of North Carolina at Wilmington. While at Ledford, Jeff was a four-sport letterman and an all-conference performer in basketball and in football.
Jeff was Vice-President for Murrow’s Transfer, Inc. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed watching NC State athletics. He was also actively involved in his Connection Class at Green Street Baptist Church and served as a basketball coach at High Point Christian Academy, where his children attend school.
Jeff is survived by his beloved wife of 22 years, Angela, and his three children: Dylan Murrow (15), Chloe Murrow (13), and Dalton Murrow (11). He is also survived by his grandmother, Dorothy Cook, his parents, Fred A. and Brenda Murrow, his sister, Kristie Murrow Greene and husband Eddie Greene, and six nephews and one niece.
Jeff is preceded in death by his grandparents, William Clifford Murrow, Minnie Beck Murrow, and Oscar Lee Cook.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be given to the Jeff Murrow Memorial Athletic Complex and Facilities Fund @ www.hpcacougars.org. or mailed to 800 Phillips Avenue, High Point, NC 27262.
We wish to thank Jeff’s cousin, Dr. Laura Hinkle Bachmann, for her selfless devotion to Jeff and his family.