McMURTREY Jackson Ray McMurtrey was born Feb. 22, 2006 and passed away within hours of his birth. His parents, who had planned to call their son Jack, are Christopher Ray and Erin Meghan McMurtrey, Piedmont. Jackson is also survived by his grandparents, Tony and Arlene McMurtrey, Ochelata, OK and Ike and Sharon Dowell, Oklahoma City; and his aunt, Shannon McMurtrey, Oklahoma City. Great-grandparents include Edward Crouch, Oglesby, OK; Burnis McMurtrey Puckett, Bartlesville, OK; and Estella Copeland and Don and Evelyn Dowell, all of Waukee, Iowa. Jackson is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins in Oklahoma, Iowa and Indiana. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery, Oklahoma City. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials in Jackson Ray McMurtrey's name be made to PRIDE (Parents Responding to Infant Death Experience) in care of Mercy Foundation, 4300 W Memorial Road, Oklahoma City, OK 73120. Make checks payable to the foundation, with PRIDE listed on the check.
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