PALMYRA – Murray F. Prosser, 78, went to be with his Lord Oct. 1, 2007. He was born Oct. 15, 1928, in Monticello, a son of Frank and Mildred (Kneeland) Prosser. He married the former Edna Smith, March 4, 1950. Murray was a U.S. Army veteran. He owned and operated an auto body shop in Monticello for more than 20 years. Edna and Murray moved from the family homestead in Monticello to Palmyra in 1982. They had attended Monticello Full Gospel Church, Deeper Life Assembly, Pittsfield and Jubilee Family Worship Center, Newport. He was, at the time of his death, a member of Solid Rock Church of God, Pittsfield. Murray is survived by two sons, Frank and wife, Belinda Prosser, and Ray and wife, Daryl Lynn Prosser, all of Palmyra; two daughters, Anita and husband, Gordon Ginnish, of Plymouth and Priscilla and husband, Tom Hanson, of Kenduskeag; three brothers, Wendell and wife, Merriem, of Pittsfield, Charles and wife, Ora, of Florida, and Basil Prosser of Arkansas; four sisters, Alice Miller of Mars Hill, Doris Bishop of Houlton, Pat and husband, “Frosty” Adair, of Gloucester and Carolyn and husband, Roger Graham, of Connecticut; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Jubilee Family Worship Center, formerly New-port Full Gospel Church, where funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, with the Revs. Dana Perkins and Carl Engstrom officiating. Burial will be at Palmyra Village Cem-etery. Arrangements by Crosby & Neal, Newport. Those who wish may sign an online guest register at