Originally created 08/05/99

Mrs. Ruth Murphy



TULSA, Okla. -- Mrs. Ruth Porter Murphy, 93, of 924 S. 87 E. Ave., died Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, at her residence.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Thomson Memorial Cemetery, Thomson, with Dr. Jimmy C. Elder officiating.

Mrs. Murphy, a native of McDuffie County, had retired as a nurse. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Thomson.

Survivors include a daughter, Betty Hall-Hensley, Tulsa; a sister, Jessie Cashin, Atlanta; and three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at John B. Johnson Memorial Funeral Home until 11 a.m. today.

The Augusta Chronicle August 5, 1999