Thomas R McMurtrey
Date of Birth:  November 3,1950
Date of Death:  October 16,2013

  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Tuesday October 22,2013   3-5 & 7-9PM
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  • Thomas Russell McMurtrey, 62, of Glen Burnie, died at his home on 10/16/2013.Born on November 3, 1950 in Anderson, SC, he was the son of the late Billie Baylus and Adelia Mae Hopper McMurtrey.  Tom was a member of the Pendleton High School class of 1968, and earned an Associate’s Degree in Business from Anderson Junior College in 1970.  He began his career with Daniel Construction Co, where he worked for 13 years.  In 1983, he moved to Maryland and became part owner of Concord Associates while also attending University of Maryland University College, from which he earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 1985.  Tom continued working for Concord Associates for 34 years, until his recent retirement.

    Tom was a member of Mt. Carmel UMC in Pasadena, and the United States Bowling Congress.  His hobbies included fishing, hunting, bowling, church volunteer work and rooting for Clemson and the Ravens.

     In addition to his beloved wife, Deborah A. McMurtrey, he is survived by his daughter, Rev. Amanda McMurtrey of Calhan, CO; step-daughter, Valerie Von Den Bosch and her husband, Chuck, of Henderson; a sister, Rebecca P. Carter and her husband, Mart, of Pendleton, SC; grandchildren Vincent Von Den Bosch of Henderson and Colin Gillette of Springfield, MO; and nephews William and Caleb Caldwell of Pendleton, SC.

     Friends may visit with the family on 10/22/13 at the Stallings Funeral Home, Pasadena, from 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Carmel UMC, 4760 Mountain Rd., Pasadena, MD 21122; or to Hospice of the Chesapeake, 90 A Ritchie Hwy., Pasadena, MD 21122. For online condolences, please visit