Originally created 12/16/03

Mrs. Sarah Murphy (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest, Monday, December 15, 2003, Mrs. Sarah Steadman Murphy, 81. Mrs. Murphy lived in Augusta all of her adult life. She was a devoted Christian wife and mother and a member of Druid Park Bible Church for over 50 years. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, W. Jennings Murphy; a son, Dr. Michael J. Murphy and his wife, Judy; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Murphy Tabb and her husband, Ogden; a sister, Mrs. Ann Ivey of Charleston, S.C.; nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the Gideons International, P.O.Box 204454, Martinez, GA 30917-4454 or to Augusta Christian School, 313 Baston Road, Martinez, GA 30907. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 17, 2003 at 2 p.m. at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Road, Augusta with the Rev. Michael Joslin and the Rev. Clarence Murphy officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday prior to the ser vice beginning at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Westover Memorial Park. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle December 16, 2003