Virginia Belle Cacy Murphy, 100, of Erwin, TN, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 in Murfreesboro, TN. Born in Coeburn, VA on December 11, 1912, Virginia was a daughter of the late George Beverly and Virginia Belle Steel Cacy. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Erwin, where she was a part of the Mary Martha Sunday School Class. She was also a member of the Erwin Wednesday Morning Club.
She was the loving wife of James E. (Pat) Murphy who preceded her in death in 1992, her parents, a daughter Virginia Belle Murphy King, Sisters Lula Lane, Jessie Webb and Opal Brock, and Brothers Basil, Kyle and Garnett Cacy.
She is survived by:
Children: Jo Ann Murphy Boyd of Murfreesboro, TN;
James E. Murphy, Jr of Jonesborough, TN;
Judith Margaret Murphy Stevens of Rock Hill, SC;
George Clarence Murphy of San Antonio, TX;
Sister: Ruth Fink of Johnson City, TN;
Grandchildren: Rebecca Boyd Ehmling, James Boyd, Richard Boyd, Prudence Murphy Greene, Sherrie Stevens Parker, Daniel Murphy and Michelle Murphy
12 Great Grandchildren;
Several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service for Virginia Belle Cacy Murphy will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, April 28, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Erwin, with Rev. Macil Duncan officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 9:30 AM until service time on Monday. A graveside committal service will be held at Evergreen Cemetery immediately following the funeral service.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Virginia Belle Cacy Murphy, through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187