Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 6, 2012

Jerry Dean Murphy Sr.

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

CHARLESTON — Jerry Dean Murphy Sr., 78, of Charleston, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at Charleston General Hospital in Charleston.

Born May 8, 1934 in Gary, Jerry was the son of the late Daniel H. Murphy and Flora (Hanks) Murphy. He was a retired police officer who faithfully served his country with the United States Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wife, Marjorie Rice Murphy; son, Jerry Dean Murphy Jr.; and two brothers and five sisters.  

Left to cherish his memory is his daughter, Cheryl Cook of Cross Lanes; six grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Graveside rites for Jerry will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, 450 Courthouse Road, Princeton, WV with the Reverend Casper Dalton Jr. officiating.

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Services entrusted to Roselawn Funeral Home and Cemetery, 450 Courthouse Road, Princeton, WV.