Lesia Carol Stewart Murray was born August 26, 1958 in New Port, Tennessee to the union of Robert Stewart and Willa Mcurry. She departed this life on Friday, September 17, 2021 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Lesia was a graduate of Grad-Cocke County High School and studied 4 years at Tennessee State University School of Medicine. She married the love of her life Kenneth Murray, Sr. on December 23, 1985. She was employed as a CNT at Bordeaux Long Term for over 25 years. Lesia was united with the Friendship Baptist Church/City of Grace under the leadership of Pastor Frank Stevenson. In her spare time Lesia enjoyed sewing, listing to music, reading B.C. Andrews books, cooking, puzzles, spending time with family and friends.
She leaves to cherish her memories her loving and devoted husband of 35 years Kenneth Murray, Sr., , sons, Shawn Stewart, Kenneth Murray, Jr., daughter, Jasmine Gilchrist, grandchildren, Shawniqua Fanning, Keimaria Murray, Jermell McIntosh, Jr., special niece, Jaleisa Elliott, six grandchildren, mother, Willia Mcurry, father, Robert “Bud” Stewart, sisters, Priscilla (Charles) Ray, Sharon Gilchrist, Karon Gilchrist, Phyllis (Roger) Ramsey, Debra Elliott, Claudia (Larry) Haney, Todd Gilchrist uncle, Charles Stewart other relatives & friends.