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James Robert Murphy
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Obituary for James Robert Murphy

James Robert Murphy age 70 of Williamsburg, KY passed away Sunday April 9, 2017 at his home. He was born August 3, 1947 in Whitley County, KY to the late Henry Murphy and Minnie Reynolds Murphy. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Anna Brummett and Alice Irene Murphy; 2 brothers, Charles Samuel Murphy and Harry Anthony Murphy.

He is survived by 4 sisters, Mary Daniels (Loren) of Crab Orchard, KY, Lorena Wilder, Jo Florence Tye, and Rosie Rainwater (Paul) all of Williamsburg, KY; 1 brother David Murphy (Kathy) of Lily, KY; several nieces and nephews; and a host of relatives and friends to mourn his passing.

Funeral service will be 2:00pm Wednesday April 12, 2017 at the Ellison Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Roger Prewitt officiating. Interment will be at the Douglas Cemetery on Rock Creek following the funeral service.

Visitation will be from 6:00pm to 9:00pm Tuesday April 11, 2017 at the Ellison Funeral Home Chapel.

Ellison Funeral Home entrusted with these arrangements.

6:00pm Tuesday April 11, 2017 at Ellison Funeral Home Chapel

2:00pm Wednesday April 12, 2017 at Ellison Funeral Home Chapel

Douglas Cemetery

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