Mrs.Rosemary (Murray) Harrison

October 6, 1959 ~ February 8, 2020 (age 60)


We honor the life of Mrs. Rosemary Murray Harrison . Mrs. Harrison , 60, is a resident of Lake City, South Carolina; formerly of Paterson, New Jersey; and was a loving , wife, sister, and much more. 

RoseMary Murray Harrison, daughter of the late Elias Murray and Annie Mae Shiggs Murray was born October 6, 1959 in Colleton County, South Carolina. She departed this earthly life on February 8, 2020 in Florence, South Carolina.
RoseMary attended grammar school in Colleton County until the of age of 9 when the family relocated to Paterson, New Jersey where she attended Eastside High School. She worked for the New Jersey Division of Motor Vehicles until she became disabled. Rose Mary truly loved her family and friends in the Alabama Project Community. She would give anyone the shirt off of her back if necessary. RoseMary opened her home to anyone in need of a place to stay and embraced them. RoseMary was a member of Christian Fellowship Center led by Rev. Joel D. Rudolph. She served as a faithful Usher for several years until moving to Lake City, South Carolina in July 2019. She will always be remembered for her beautiful heart, and lovely smile. RoseMary married Kenneth (Kenny) Harrison of Lake City, South Carolina.

RoseMary created her legacy and leaves behind to cherish her memories her children Kenneth Lamont Murray, Daron Murray, Tywan Crawford and Tiasia Crawford all of Paterson New Jersey. RoseMary leaves six siblings Elias Murray (Cynthia) of Catholic Hill, South Carolina, Martha Beal (Jerry) of Greenville, South Carolina, Steven Murray of Catholic Hill, South Carolina, Margaret Lee of Paterson New Jersey, Clara Taylor (Daron) of Green Pond South Carolina and Cassandra Heyward of Walterboro South Carolina. Her aunts and uncles Dorothy Ellison from Bronx, New York; Minnie Combs (Willie) from Rocky Mountain, North Carolina; King Ellison (Gracie) of Green Pond, South Carolina; Betty Middleton of Walterboro, South Carolina; Theodore Ellison (Irene) of Elizabeth, New Jersey; Rosa Best of Charlotte, North Carolina; Martha Pencile of Roadside, South Carolina; Ruth King (Henry) of Jacksonville, Florida; Elizabeth Jones (Ronald) of Blacklick, Ohio; Mae Murray of Lake City, South Carolina; Monie Lee Murray and Theodore Moore of Bronx, New York. 

RoseMary loved her grandkids and would give her last dime to see them smile, they affectionately called her “MeMa”. She leaves ten grandchildren, Shynae, Lamir, Tajmeir, Lanae, Kozmeir, Mekhi, Zah’yonnie, Cam’ren, Tyler and Noah. Two grandchildren that proceeded her in death Bryson and Phoenix. Three great grandkids Tyzir, Laniya, and Legend. She also leaves a special nephew she raised as her own, Travis Murray from Paterson, New Jersey, along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends who loved her dearly. 

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February 14, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Koger's Mortuary Service
508 South Jefferies Blvd
Walterboro, SC 29488

Celebration of Life
February 15, 2020

3:00 PM
Koger's Mortuary Service
508 South Jefferies Blvd
Walterboro, SC 29488

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