Ronald Douglas Murry, the son of Donald Rolla and Mary Elaine (Perry) Murry, was born on April 17, 1944, in Omaha, Nebraska. In his youth, Ron attended school in Tarkio, Missouri.

Ron was father to Ricky and Joe and in 1972, Ron was united in marriage to Franki Faye Daniels in Tarkio. They became the parents of James Douglas, Kimberly Nadine, and Ronnie Dean. They later divorced. In 1985, Ron was united in marriage to Eva Mae Louche and became stepfather to Diane, Robert, and Cookie.

Ron was employed by Missouri Beef Packing Plant, Phelps City, Missouri, for several years and later with the City of Maryville, Missouri. He also did construction work. He enjoyed fishing, spending time with his family, cruising, and listening to music. Ron passed away Monday, November 14, 2022, at the age of 78 in Fairfax, Missouri.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents and sister Romell Campbell. Survivors include his children, Ricky, Creston, Iowa, Joe (Holly) Stiegmann, Hamburg, Iowa, James (Amy) Murry, Savannah, Missouri, Kimberly (Jeff) Wallace, Fairfax, Ronnie Dean (Kellie) Murry, Tarkio, Diane (Kevin) Bennett, Tarkio, Robert (Melissa) Nelson, Clearmont, Missouri, and Cookie (Delmar) Schebaum, Tarkio; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Donnie (Cheryl) Murry, Kansas City, Missouri, Kay Hardy, Omaha, and Roger (Sheila) Murry, Tarkio; aunt, Sarah Hoffman; and numerous nephews and nieces.

A funeral service was held Friday, November 18, 2022, at Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio. Interment took place at Home Cemetery, Tarkio. Reverend Glenn Scott officiated. Services were under the direction of Davis Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to Davis Funeral Home for final expenses. Online condolences may be left at www.minterfuneralchapels.com.