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 Kristopher Michael “Kris” Murphy

Kristopher Michael “Kris” Murphy

Birth
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 1 Sep 2012 (aged 20)
Clinton, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 101240773 · View Source
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MURPHY Kristopher "Kris" Michael Murphy Age 20, was "born2fly" in New Orleans on September 23, 1991 and grew up in Ponchatoula, LA. Kris earned his "angel wings" on Saturday, September 1, 2012 in Clinton, MS as a result of a traffic accident. Kris was in his senior year at LA Tech University majoring in professional aviation. He was very dedicated to a dream of becoming a commercial airline pilot. He was a loving son, brother, nephew, cousin and friend to many whom will be missed dearly. Kris leaves behind his loving parents, Mike and Katherine Murphy; sister, Korinne Murphy McLin and brother in-law Rene J. McLin; maternal grandmother, Tommie W. Lassalle; aunts and uncles, Kim and Bryan Muhoberac and their children, Kristen, Patrick and Taylor; Susan Becnel and her children, Andrea and Ryan; Kathy and Jerry Bush and their children, Erika and Aaron, cousins Jackie L. Sutton, Lori L. Paquet, Johnny Lucas and Trisha L. Levatino, and a special girlfriend Mary B. Atkins. Preceding Kris in death were his paternal grandparents, Oscar and Irma Murphy; maternal grandfather, John Lassalle; cousin, Brandon Becnel; his aunts, Sandra L. Wetzel, Linda M. Rensch and Patricia M. Lucas. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral service from the chapel of Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home 1190 Hwy 51 North- Ponchatoula on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. with the visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Pastor Mike McLaurin will officiate the services with burial following at Wetmore Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, your donations to the Kris Murphy Scholarship Fund, Louisiana Tech Foundation, Attn. Kris Murphy Scholarship Fund, P. O. Box 3183, Ruston, LA 71272 will be appreciated. Condolences and other information are available online at www.thompsoncares.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home of Ponchatoula.

Published in The Times-Picayune from September 3 to September 4, 2012


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  • Created by: Carolyn Mackey-Byrum
  • Added: 24 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101240773
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kristopher Michael “Kris” Murphy (23 Sep 1991–1 Sep 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101240773, citing Wetmore Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Mackey-Byrum (contributor 47126238) .