Mrs. Florence Murphy

Submitted by Donnie Pickard

Van Buren County Democrat
March 21, 1947

Dennard—The body of Mrs. Florence Murphy, accompanied by her son-in-law, Ed Crouch, arrived Tuesday of last week at the home of her brother, J. M. Nunley. Mrs. Murphy passed away March 9 in Borger, Tex., cancer being the cause of her death. She is curvived by five children, Mrs. Ed Crouch and Mrs. Harrold McKee of Borger, Mrs. Joe Peleher and Ray Murphy of Thayer, Mo., and Elvin Murphy of Shelby, Miss., 11 grand-children; eight great-grand-children; three brothers, L(?) Nunley of Clarksville, Jim Nunley of Quitman and J. M. Nunley of Dennard, all being present for the funeral. Burial was in Dennard cemetery Wednesday, with services conducted by Rev. Claude Jenkins.

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Nunley of Clarksville visited relatives here Tuesday night and Wednesday of last week and attended the funeral of Roy’s aunt, Mrs. Florence Murphy.