Wiley Edwin Murphy
Bossier City, LA - Funeral services celebrating the life of Wiley Edwin Murphy, age 87 of Bossier City, LA will be held at 1:30 PM Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Bossier Chapel, Bossier City, LA with Rev. Casey Hough pastor of Waller Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Minden, LA at 3:00 PM. The family will have a time of visitation on Sunday, February 17, 2013 beginning at 1:00 pm until service time.
Mr. Murphy was born on December 12, 1925 in Coushatta, LA to Edward and Mary Thomas Murphy and passed away on February 15, 2013 at Willis-Knighton Bossier Health Center. He was a member of the Waller Baptist Church, a Federal firefighter
, City Sheriff and proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy
Mr. Murphy is preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Mary Murphy, daughter, Pamela Murphy Whitesides, granddaughter, Kelly Whitesides, Jean Cemm Murphy, Kathy Robinson Murphy and son-in-law, Dr. David Bonderer. He is survived by his wife, Marteal Anderson Murphy, daughter, DeDe Bonderer, step daughters, Susan Hansen, and Jane Feazel, and step-sons, Tom Gilbert, and Gary Anderson. Mr. Murphy is also survived by his grandchildren, Robinn Banisch (Mike), Jeannie Bonderer, Blake Bonderer (Megan), Chris Whitesides (Nicole), 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Honoring Mr. Murphy as pallbearers will be Chris W. Whitesides, Tom Gilbert, Gary Anderson, Mark Murphy. Honorary pallbearers will be Sidney Albert Smith, Brad Whitesides and Mall Walker's of Bossier City.