Billy Wayne Murphy, 63, of Walt Brown Road, Bennett died Friday, April 5, 2019, at his home following a lengthy illness.
Mr. Murphy was born in Chatham County on December 4, 1955 the son of Jesse Edgar and Irene Moody Murphy. Billy worked for Robbin's & Ghant in Siler City for 10 years, then 10 years with Klaussner Furniture in Asheboro.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years: Myra Brown Murphy; two daughters: Amy Murphy of Bennett and Angela Helms of Staley; two sons: Gary Murphy of Ramseur and Billy Murphy of Asheboro; one brother: Glenn Murphy of Siler City; six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Deep River Baptist Church, 4095 Deep River Church Road, Ramseur, NC with Dr. Larry Martin officiating. The family will greet friends following the service in the church fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Smith & Buckner Funeral Home or to Deep River Baptist Church.
Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.