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John David Murphy

March 23, 1928 ~ November 10, 2017 (age 89)


John David Murphy,  age 89 of Murfreesboro, died Friday, November 10, 2017 at his residence.

Mr. Murphy was a native of Huntsville, Alabama born to Dave Milton and Lily Mae Fitch Murphy on March 23, 1928.  He was a retired machinist and member of the Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Billy Ray Murphy and five sisters, Ima Jean Rogers, Lucille Whisante,  Marveline Sullivan, Josephine Kaffman, and Manilla Coleman.  He is survived by his wife, Rachel Jean Elders Murphy of Murfreesboro, daughter, Carolyn Jean Murphy and son, James David Murphy both of Murfreesboro, sister, Martha Gale Hill of Lewisburg, five grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

Graveside services will be conducted   Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.  in Head Springs Cemetery.

There will be no visitation prior to the graveside services.  Family and friends will meet at Head Springs Cemetery on Sunday morning.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


 Service Information

Graveside Service
November 12, 2017

10:00 AM
Head Springs Cemetery

Belfast, TN 37019

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