MARCH 22, 1925 ~ FEBRUARY 23, 2019 (AGE 93)
Lucille Murphy was born to Wiley Murphy and Artie Cross Murphy on March 22, 1925.
Her funeral service was held on Sunday March 2, 2019 at Campbell Chapel MB Church at 11:00 am with Pastor Thomas Whitford in charge of the service. Burial was in the Bolivar Community Cemetery and Dixie Funeral Home www.dixiefuneralhome.com was in charge of the professional service.
She confessed hope in Christ at an early age and joined Union Springs M.B. Church in Whiteville Tennessee.
She later moved to Bolivar Tennessee and she joined Campbell Chapel MB Church. She attended church faithfully until she became ill. She attended school in Hardeman County. She was joined in holy matrimony to the late Monroe Williams Sr, to this union one child was born. After the dissolution of this marriage, she met John Ed Woods and to this union seven children were born.
On February 23, 2019, God called a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend home to be with Him. Lucille Williams goes home to be with her father Wiley Murphy, her mother Artie Cross Murphy, her sons Marshall Murphy and Wiley Murphy, her brothers Eugene Murphy, Jessie Murphy, Willie Murphy and Wilson Murphy, her sisters Elizabeth Murphy and Louise Jones.
She leaves to cherish her memories: her children Bishop Jesse Williams, James Murphy, Jerry Woods, Vera (Robert) Hudson all of Bolivar TN, Charles (Darlene) Woods of Bowling Green KY, Artie Joy of Whiteville TN; her brothers Henry Anderson of Clarksville TN and Charlie Murphy of Bernadine CA, her sister Jennie McNeal of Cordova TN, a brother in law James Jones, a sister in law Geneva Murphy and a special sister in law Georgia Murphy and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great- great grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.