Rev. Delton Beall officiated at the services. Burial followed in Meeks Cemetery in Caldwell County.
Mrs. Murphy died on Tuesday, January 23, 2007, at 8:25 p.m., at her home following a long illness.
Mrs. Murphy was born on August 13, 1930, in Caldwell County. She was the daughter of the late Aubrey and Retha Slaton Pidcock.
Mrs. Murphy was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Kris Hopper; and a sister, Reba Ray Boyd.
Survivors include two sons, Tim Murphy of White House, Tenn., and Shane Murphy of Princeton; two daughters, Debbie Hopper of Princeton, and Darla Elliott of Caldwell County; three grandchildren, Gracie Elliott, Sara Leftwich, and Stacie Murphy; and a great-grandchild, Evan Timothy Leftwich; a sister, Arra Louise Riley of Princeton; nephew and Caretaker, Jim Ray; and several nieces and nephews.