Jeanne Aileen Fountaine Murrill
Jeanne Aileen Fountaine Murrill, most recently of Clearwater, Florida, passed away on February 17, 2018. Jeanne was born on July 31, 1923 in Logansport, Indiana to Frank and Mylrea Fountaine. Jeanne and Randall T. Murrill were married in 1946. They lived and worked in Parkersburg, WV from 1954-1969. The family was active in the First Presbyterian Church. Jeanne was involved in many civic organizations, including the American Red Cross. She was twice elected to a board to re-write the city charter; she was on the Arts Council, the Library Board, and was an officer and active member of the Junior League. In 1969 DuPont transferred them to Wilmington, DE; where Jeanne worked with the Information Technology Department at DuPont and served on the board of the local library. They retired to Clearwater, FL in 2007. Jeanne is survived by her three children, Mary (Don), Steve (Elizabeth), and Karen (Brian); nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Jeanne was preceded in death by her husband, Randall Murrill; her brother, Robert Fountaine; and her niece, Elise Fountaine Branson. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to Regency Oaks Employee Appreciation Fund, 2751 Regency Oaks Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33759 or to the Parkersburg & Wood County Library Endowment of PACF, P.O. Box 1762, Parkersburg, WV 26102 or online to her memory at www.pacfwv.com.
A celebration of Jeanne’s life will be held in the Town Hall of the Regency Oaks community in Clearwater, FL on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 1:00 PM followed by interment at Sylvan Abbey.