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Essie Murrell - April 22, 2017

Essie Mae Minor Murrell, 85, of 1223 Cedar St., New Bern, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at her residence.

Essie was employed in the New Bern-Craven County School system at Trent Park Elementary School. She was a lifetime member of Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church where she sang in the choir.

Essie will be forever cherished by: two sons, Ronnie B. Boskey and Glendale Simmons; one daughter, Brenda F. Boskey; thirteen Grandchildren; twenty-three Great-Grandchildren; eight Great-Great Grandchildren.

The family will receive their friends and guests at the residence.

Viewing will be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, Inc., 701 West St., New Bern.

Homegoing service will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, Inc. Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow the service in the Evergreen Cemetery.

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