May 25, 1932—Aug. 27, 2015 Roger Hugh Murphy, a resident of Crossville, passed away Aug. 27, 2015. He was born in Pontiac, MI, on May 25, 1932. He enlisted in the United States Army after high school graduation in 1949 serving in Korea. He was a mason and a member of the VFW. He was married to Betty Mae Patterson; he was preceded in death by his parents, Helen and Whitney E. Murphy, and son, David Roger Murphy. Survivors include his granddaughter, Toni Murphy Boyd, and five great grandchildren, James, Hayden, Venna, Ka'an and Waylen, all of Morganton, NC. No services will be held in respect of the last wishes of the deceased. Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  October 5, 2015