Edward Cecil Murphy, 74, of North Tazewell, VA passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his home. Born June 23, 1942 in Tazewell County, he was the son of the late Clarence and Frances Maebelle Murphy. Edward was a retired employee of Tazewell County.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by one brother David Murphy and one sister Rosie Ramos.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife Donna Jean Murphy of the home; children Shannon Farthing and husband Frank of Bluefield, VA, Kimberly Martinez and husband Tony of Front Royal, VA, Miki Murphy and wife Amanda of Richlands, VA, Constance Murphy of North Tazewell, VA and son James Gross of Port Charlotte, FL; siblings Geneva Murphy of Summerfield, FL, Juanita Gomez and husband Baltazar of Summerfield, FL, Ruby Manis of Summerfield, FL, Kathy Meven and husband Helmet of Summerfield, FL, Linda Murphy of Indianaplois, IN, Larry Murphy and wife Liz of Summerfield, FL, Larry Daniel Murphy and wife Michele of Tazewell, VA, John Murphy and wife Kim of Stevensville, MD and Doug Murphy and wife Debbie of Baltimore, MD; grandchildren Christopher Comer and Kyle Comer of Tazewell, VA; numerous nieces and nephews.
Edward will be cremated according to his wishes.
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Published on  May 16, 2017