Mattye Maude Britt Raymond Murphree, 98, of Willow Park, Texas, died May 15, 2017. Mattye Maude was born Dec. 4, 1918, in Greenville, Texas, to Moses Lee and Virgie DeLillian Vaughn Britt. She was the youngest of five children. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Brailey Raymond, and second husband, Robert H. "Pat" Murphree; son Larry R. Raymond; and her sister and four brothers. (Her younger brother died shortly after birth.) She lived most of her life in Dallas.
She is survived by her daughter, Jeannie Blue of Spokane, Wash.; seven grandchildren: and numerous great and great-great grandchildren.
Mattye Maude's remains were cremated and are in private custody. A memorial service will be held July 9 at 4 p.m. at Cliff Temple Baptist Church in Dallas where Mattye Maude was a member for almost 70 years.
Published on June 20, 2017