Corey Wade Murray, age 55, died peacefully on Thursday, June 6, 2019, in Vernal, Utah.
He was born in Grand Junction, Colorado, on June 10, 1963, to Larry Lee Murray and Charlotte Mangrum.
Corey began his career in the drywall business working for his father and eventually ventured out on his own working in Heber, Moab and Vernal.
His passion for hunting began at an early age with Grandpa Murray on Blue Mountain and Dad in the Bookcliffs. He hunted in many of the Western states and into Canada bringing home many trophies.
Corey is survived by his son Corey (CB) Murray (Krista), daughters Jade Nelson (Josh) and Heather Murray, stepchildren Lonnie Murdock and Natalie Robison, grandchildren Harley, Jenson, Christian, Daniel, Camari, Maesey, Shaylee, Brianna, Marden, Tristen, parents, Larry and Stella (Tina) Murray, siblings Mike Williams, Margo Oaks (Troy), Larry Murray (Lara).
Preceded in death by his mother, sister Bridgette, grandparent’s Ab and Della Murray and Joe and Jerry Mangrum.
Services for Corey Wade Murray will be Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at the Blackburn and Sons Vernal Mortuary at 11 a.m. with a viewing one hour prior to service. Burial will be in the Jensen Cemetery.
Services entrusted to Blackburn and Sons Vernal Mortuary and Cremation Care.