Billy Murphy



WINNSBORO – A funeral service for Billy Murphy, 85 of Winnsboro was held February 9 at Beaty Funeral Home, Winnsboro, officiated by Rev. Perry Shirley.

Burial followed at Smyrna Cemetery in Winnsboro.

Mr. Murphy died February 7, 2018, in Winnsboro. He was born June 4, 1932, in Winnsboro to Barney and Mariah Murphy. He was a mason, working in the construction industry.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Raymond Murphy and sister, Bonnie Loy.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Deloris Murphy; daughters, Regina Holmes and Sonja. Anderson, both of Winnsboro; sisters, Lila Kersey, Hughes Springs, Dollie Shirley, Winnsboro; brother, Walt Murphy, Leesburg; 10 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.

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