Mr. Richard Murphy, 70, of Bloomington Springs,  Tennessee,
passed  away  on Friday, November 19, 2010, at his residence.
A  celebration   of   Richard’s   life   will  be  held   on   Tuesday,
November   23,  2010,   at   3   P.M.    at    Anderson   –   Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home. The family has chosen cremation.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from  1  P.M.  until
time of services.

He  was  born  October  31, 1940, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late   
James Willard “Wid” Murphy  and  Sarah V. “Bill”
Murphy
.  On  July  20, 2005, he was married  to  Carol Y. May
Murphy
,  who survives.  He  was  a  factory  worker at Aeroquip
(Eaton) in Gainesboro, TN.

In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Son:
James Rickey Murphy; and 1 Brother: Doug Murphy.

Survivors   include    his    
Wife:   Carol  Y.  May  Murphy   of
Bloomington Springs, TN;
1  Son: Steve Murphy of Gainesboro,
TN;  and  
7  Aunts:  Mary Crabtree Strang  and  Betty Ragland,
both of Gainesboro, TN; Georgia Ouellette of Detroit, MI; Zanda
Gentry  of  Cookeville, TN;   Virginia Phillips and Verone Bybee,
both  of  Gainesboro,  TN;  and  Peggy Hall  of  Cookeville,  TN.
Several cousins, other relatives, and friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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