Edith May Mur­rey St John My­ers of West Ch­ester

Daily Local News (West Chester, PA) - - OBITUARIES -

Edith May Mur­rey St John My­ers was born July 20, 1940 in West Ch­ester, PA to the late Wil­son Mur­rey and Laura Flow­ers Mur­rey. Edith de­parted this life on Oct. 12, 2016 at the Brandy­wine Hos­pi­tal sur­rounded by her chil­dren & grand­chil­dren.

In her child­hood years, she was ed­u­cated in the West Ch­ester Area School Dis­trict. She also at­tended St. Paul Bap­tist Church dur­ing this time of her life.

Edie was for­merly em­ployed through­out the years at Pep­peridge Farms, Kmart & Value City from which she re­tired.

In her leisure time, Edie re­ally en­joyed trav­el­ing, read­ing and spend­ing time with her fam­ily. Her most fa­vorite thing she LOVED was play­ing the card game rummy 500 with her sis­ters.

In ad­di­tion to her par­ents, she was pre­ceded in death by 3 sib­lings, Is­abelle, Wil­liam & Daryl; 1 great­grand­son Zyi - Meek Hines and 1 great- great-grand­son Jalen Wash­ing­ton Jr.

Edie leaves to cher­ish her mem­ory 3 sons, James St John, Wil­liam St John (Kimo), Jef­fery St John, 4 daugh­ters, Doreen St John Rice (Earl), Lara Jen­nings (John), Edith St John Flesh­man (David) Jean­nette St John; 33 grand­chil­dren, 25 great-grand­chil­dren, and 6 great­great-grand­chil­dren; her long­time com­pan­ion of 32 years, Ge­orge Thomas and ex­tended fam­ily, San­dra, Ja­son, Rod­ney, Ti­mothy, Mar­cus & Michelle; 3 broth­ers, Wil­son Mur­rey (Chris­tine), Calvin Mur­rey (So­nia), Jesse Mur­rey (Lois); 5 sis­ters Shirley Hu­gan, Pa­tri­cia Mur­rey, Jean Bow­ers (Wil­liam), Laura Mc Kim and JoLynn Mur­rey; nieces, neph­ews, cousins, other rel­a­tives and friends.

Though she is gone from our pres­ence, she will never be gone from our hearts.

Rel­a­tives and friends are in­vited to her visi­ta­tion on Fri­day, Oc­to­ber 21, 2016 from 9-11am at the Del­laVec­chia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc., 410 N. Church St. West Ch­ester, PA 19380, 610-6961181, www.Del­laFH.com; fol­lowed by her funeral ser­vice at 11:00am.

In­ter­ment will be in Rolling Green Memo­rial Park, West Ch­ester, PA.

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