Vivian  McMurray

Vivian M McMurray

Wednesday, April 19th, 1939 - Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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Vivian Marcell McMurray was born on April 19, 1939 in Houston, Texas. She was the third child of six children born to the late Harold Spears and Mary Sue McFadden Spears. Vivian attended Jackie Yates High School and University of Texas Southern. After attending college, she relocated to Los Angeles, California to join extended family. Vivian married and established roots in the San Fernando Valley. Vivian's home was her children's friends second home.After sending her kids off to college, Vivian started her second career at Target, where she and her co-workers enjoyed many warm friendships and weekend escapades.

Vivian loved traveling with her mother-in-law and family to Las Vegas and especially ocean cruises, which is evident in the many collectibles from those adventures includung her dolls and spoons from all over the world.

She was happy, friendly, and she loved to smile. She was an avid reader. She leaves her husband, Frank McMurray, Jr. and four children, Darren, Steven, Susan and Gregory and her siblings Harold Spears Jr., Doris Edmunds and Harold Dean James, Her first son, Chaucer preceded her in death.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, January 11th, 2020 | 10:00am
    Saturday, January 11th, 2020 10:00am
    Chapel of the Oaks
    22601 Lassen Street
    CHATSWORTH, CA 91311
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Oakwood Memorial Park
    22601 Lassen St.
    CHATSWORTH, CA 91311
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Erin, Zack, Miles & Emerson

Posted at 01:01am
Our deepest sympathies.
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Love, Shannon, Chris, Ella and Flynn

Posted at 04:55pm
Uncle Frank, Steven, Susan and Greg-Aunt Vivian will be deeply missed. It makes me happy to think her and Sugar are together.
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Posted at 03:20pm
Our hearts are with you today. Vivian raised amazing children. With love, from your friends at Suite 7.
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The Tamashiro's

Posted at 10:32am
Vivian was loved and she is already missed. We will never forget her. Our thoughts and comfort go out to all of you.
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Mark & Michele Owens

Posted at 11:01pm
With our deepest sympathies and condolences.
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