Graveside services for Mr. Billy George Murphy, 67, will be held at noon Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson. Burial will follow under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home.
Mr. Billy George Murphy, son of M. C. Gipson and Vera Mae Murphy, was born March 8, 1951, in Rusk County. He attended the public schools in the community of his birth and accepted Christ at an early age. Billy George was employed in the manufacturing industry for many years until his health declined.
Billy George was preceded in death by his parents, M. C. Gipson and Vera Mae Murphy; wife, Brenda Newman; siblings, James C. Gipson, Harnell R. Gipson and Kelvin L. Gipson.
Billy George Murphy earned his Heavenly Wings on Oct. 26, 2018, in Henderson. Leaving to cherish his loving memories: sons, Bobby Reeds and Jason Newman; stepdaughter, Francis; seven grandchildren; siblings, Glenda Thurman (Billy), Buddy Lee Murphy, Milton Murphy, Brenda J. Walker, LaWanada Sherow, Barbara Gipson and Darrell Gipson; aunts, Imogene Cleaver and Annie Lee Gipson; several nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Public viewing for Mr. Murphy will be from 4-6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at the funeral home
Mr. Murphy passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, in Henderson.
Condolences and online guestbook may be made at www.garmonfuneralhome.com.