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James M Murphy

  • Birth unknown Celo, Yancey County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 12 Oct 2010 Celo, Yancey County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Celo, Yancey County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 60059413


James M. Murphy, 71, of White Oak Creek Community went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at his home. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Dewey and Essie Shuford Murphy. James was a retired employee of Glen Raven Mills. He was a Charter Member and former Chief of South Toe Fire Department.

Surviving are his son: Derek Murphy and wife, Denise; a granddaughter: Jordan Murphy; a sister: Sabra Pritchard and husband, Lewis; a niece: Shirleen Berry and husband, Randy; and a great nephew: Charlie Berry all of Burnsville.

Funeral services will be held at 8:00 P.M. Thursday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Bradley Boone and Tony Laws will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 A.M. Friday in the Autrey Cemetery at South Estatoe Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. prior to the service at the funeral home.

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  • Created by: Judy
  • Added: 13 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60059413
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James M Murphy (unknown–12 Oct 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60059413, citing Autrey Cemetery, Celo, Yancey County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Judy (contributor 47048823) .