Cover photo for Dorothy Elizabeth Murner's Obituary
Dorothy Elizabeth Murner Profile Photo
1930 Dorothy 2024

Dorothy Elizabeth Murner

July 17, 1930 — February 23, 2024

Forsyth

Mrs. Dorothy Elizabeth Murner, 93, of Forsyth, passed away Friday, February 23, 2024.  Graveside funeral services will be at Monroe Memorial Gardens, Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 11:00AM with the Pastor Tim Oliver officiating.  The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at Monroe County Memorial Chapel, 86 West Main Street, Forsyth.

Mrs. Murner worked as a bookkeeper for Murner Refrigeration for many years and worked at one time for the Monroe County Reporter.   As a Christian who lived out her faith, she was an auxiliary for the Monroe County Hospital and volunteered tirelessly as a Red Cross blood mobile volunteer. 

Mrs. Murner was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Jackson Murner and grandson, Christopher Murner.  She is survived by her children, Johnny Murner of Forsyth, Barry Murner (Teresa) of Juliette, Georgia Debbie Alverson (Ed) of Thomaston, Georgia, Melanie Sanderson (Bob) of Forsyth, Kevin Murner (Camille) of Milledgeville, Georgia, and Velda Shackleford (Al) of Pine Mountain, Georgia; seventeen grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Baptist Children’s Homes at www.georgiachildren.org or to First Baptist Church of Forsyth, at www.fbcforsyth.com.

Please visit www.monroecountymemorialchapel.com to express condolences. 

Monroe County Memorial Chapel, 86 West Main Street, Forsyth, GA 31029 has charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dorothy Elizabeth Murner, please visit our flower store.
FlowerSlideshow-MURNER.pdf
Open

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

10:00 - 10:45 am (Eastern time)

Monroe County Memorial Chapel

86 W Main St, Forsyth, GA 31029

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Monroe Memorial Gardens

Ensign Rd, Forsyth, GA 31029

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 979

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree