Ernestine Murphy(1921 - 2013)

Ernestine Murphy


Ernestine Murphy, 91, of Greenville, widow of Thurman Murphy, died March 26, 2013.

Mrs. Murphy was a member of Lifespring Church of God.

She is survived by her children, Frances Owens (James) and Donna Burton (Richard) of Greenville, Grace Bell (John), Barbara Fortner (Calvin) and Carl Murphy (Sandra) of Easley; 15 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; and 11 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Reverend Jimmy Murphy; great granddaughter, Tina Marie Bell; and three brothers.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. The funeral service will be held on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel of the funeral home. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, West.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Northwest Chapel
6710 White Horse Road Greenville, SC 29611
(864) 294-6415

Published in The Greenville News on Mar. 28, 2013