Graveside services for Mr. Billy Ray Murphy, age 63 of Henderson will be held Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson. Burial will follow under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home.

Mr. Billy Ray Murphy, Sr. was the son of Billy Joe and Earnestine Cooper Murphy. He was born February 26,1957 in Henderson, Texas and united with Midway Baptist Church at an early age. Billy Ray attended the Goldsbury public schools in the community of his birth.

Billy Ray Murphy was  married  to  Kimberly Lynette Sample  and  to  this union one child was born. He was self-employed and worked as a mechanic during his lifetime.

Billy Ray was  preceded  in  death  by  his  wife, Kimberly Lynette Murphy; parents, Billy Joe and Earnestine Murphy; brother, Robert L. Murphy and sister, Margene Harkless.

Billy Ray Murphy, Sr. departed this life on May 6,2020. He leaves to cherish his memories: one son, Billy Ray Murphy, Jr. (Delia); three grandsons, Kingston Murphy,  Za’Haden Murphy  and  Jaden Jones;  three  sisters, Bobbie  Coleman,  Alice Warren and Mattie ‘Delores’ Mitchell (Daniel) all of Henderson, Texas; one brother, Pernel Murphy (Angela) of Kilgore, Texas; two sisters-in-law, Margaret Murphy of Henderson, Texas and  Kynette Richardson (John T) of Kilgore Texas;  24 nieces and  nephews; many other relatives and friends.

Public viewing for Mr. Murphy will be Friday, May 15, 2020 from 1-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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