Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Murrays in:
 • Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park
 • Fort Worth
 • Tarrant County
 • Texas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Raymond Lee "Ray" Murray
Birth: Oct. 12, 1917
Death: Apr. 9, 2003

Professional Baseball Player. Known as 'The Deacon' Murray made his major league debut on April 25, 1948, as a catcher. He went onto play baseball with the Cleveland Indians in 1948, 1950 to 1951, Philadelphia Athletics in 1951, 1952 to 1953, and the Baltimore Orioles in 1954. Murray is best remembered for his antics during a 1954 game when he became annoyed with calls from baseball umpire Ed Hurley. He removed his mask and chest protector and laid them over home plate, got down on his knees and stretched out his arms and said, "Lord, help this SOB, I got two good eyes, give him one of mine." (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jacque Doris Estill Murray (1926 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7433023
Raymond Lee Ray Murray
Added by: Bill Lee, The Baseball Undertaker
 
Raymond Lee Ray Murray
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Raymond Lee Ray Murray
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Eric
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- zeke
 Added: May. 7, 2015

- bob tarte
 Added: Nov. 26, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Oct. 12, 2013
There are 33 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.2 after 30 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service