Originally created 01/02/01

Mrs. Myrtle Murphy



WILLISTON, S.C. - Mrs. Myrtle Powell Murphy, 93, died Sunday, Dec. 31, 2000, at Silver Springs Long Term Care Facility.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Folk Funeral Home with the Rev. Floyd Dukes officiating. Burial will be in Williston Cemetery.

Mrs. Murphy, a native of Aiken County, was a former weaver at Bath Mills, Graniteville Co. She was a member of Rosemary Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, J. Clifford Murphy, Williston; a daughter, Vivian Muphy Lott, Blackville; two sisters, Belle Powell Porter, Williston, and Lottie Mae Powell Cook, Barnwell; and five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to: Williston Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 367, Williston, SC 29853.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 2, 2001