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“Dear Mr. Mac &Tammy, Ms. Ann was such a wonderful person. She and mom would laugh together so many times over the years as good friends and teachers...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Sandra & Jim Gonsoulin - LA

“Tammy and Mr. McMurray, I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. McMurray. I did not know she passed away until yesterday. Accept my sincere condolences...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Kim Simmons Bailey

“The Mahaffey and Toney family send our deepest sympathy. We have fond memories of Ann and will always cherish them. Our prayers and thoughts are...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Kellie Toney Mahaffey - LA

“Dear Tammy and Mr. Mac, We send sincere sympathy to you as you bear the loss of one so precious to your hearts. May God comfort and sustain you...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Rita Vercher - Lake Charles, LA

“Dear Tammy, Mike and I are sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: R.A Rosado - Chicago, IL

“I am sorry to hear that Ann has passed away and especially sorry that I am unable to attend her services. May condolences and prayers to all of you...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Mary Virginia Ross Gordy - TX

“Mr. Mac and Tammy, it saddens me so much to hear of Mrs. Mac's passing. Mr. Mac: I have nothing but the fondest of memories of you and Mrs. Mac. I...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Loicey Menard - Morgan City, LA

“Tammy, I was so sorry to hear about your Mother . She was indeed a great teacher who touched many hearts! I can still hear her and Mrs. Toney ; their...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Desiree' A. Frentz - Charenton, LA

“I was so saddened to hear of your loss, Mr. Mac! Though away from Patterson for decades, some of my fondest memories are of you, Mrs.Mac, and other...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Donna L Nealy - BOONE, NC

“Ms. "Mc," Thanks for all the children's lives you touched. Patterson was very fortunate to have you. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: S. Lancon

“Dave and I are so sorry for your loss. We will keep you and your family in our prayers. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Gwen Lowery - Patterson, LA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends. ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Charlie and Jean Moore - Monroe, LA

“"Just a great, very kind always lady!" ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Johnny Cutrera - Lafayette, LA

“Mr. Mac, My deepest sympathy for your loss! She was such a kind, cheerful, and lovely lady. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Bob Miller - Morgan City, LA

“Tammy , were sorry to hear of your mothers passing. I ask god to wrap y'all in his loving arms as the days go by. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Jr. And chantell guillots - LA

“Offering our deepest condolences and prayers during this difficult time. ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: ~ The Staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

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Funeral services for Elizabeth Ann Dosher McMurray will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 12:00 PM at the Patterson United Methodist Church where she was a member. She will be laid to rest in the Patterson Protestant Cemetery immediately following services. Rev. Clyde Crappell will officiate the service. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 9:00 AM until service time at the church. Serving as pallbearers will be Mike Accardo, Ed Collard, Larry Dosher, Matthew Dosher, Nathan Dosher, Bill Picou, Sr., and Warren Span. Honorary pallbearers will be Carl Written, Gabe Beadle, and Jace Guidry.

Ann was a native of Fort Necessity and resident of Patterson for the past 54 years. She was born September 20, 1932 in Harrisonburg. She passed away Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Maison Jardin in Morgan City. She taught 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade in Vinton five years before teaching 25 years in Patterson. During her 30 years of teaching she touched the lives of many children. She was affectionately known by her students as Miss Ann or Mrs. Mac.

She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 57 years Ernest Ross McMurray; one daughter Tammy Kay Written and her husband Carl Written of Patterson; two grandchildren, Jessica Elaine Beadle and her husband Gabe of Berwick and Jordan Alyssa Guidry and her husband Jace of Bayou Vista; twin great grandchildren, Lux Juliet and Wyatt Gabriel Beadle; two sister-in-laws, Margaret Ruth Dosher of Extension and Shirley Jean Jones of Gilbert; one nephew, Larry Dosher and his wife Sharon of Tomball, TX; one niece, Darlene Collard and her husband Ed of Baton Rouge; two great nephews; two great nieces; one great great nephew; and several cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father, John Dosher; her mother, Velma Wooldridge Ross; her step-father, Marvin Jesse Ross; and one brother, Chester Dosher.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the Patterson United Methodist Church memorial fund in Ann's name.

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