Myrtle F. Murphy, age 83, of New Castle, Indiana passed away on April 22, 2019 in New Castle.
She was born December 17, 1935 in Carter County, Kentucky a daughter of the late Rufus Isom Sr. and Madge Trumbo Isom. She retired from Sheller Globe in Union City, Indiana, after 25 years of service. She attended New Castle Schools and enjoyed fishing, listening to country music, the old country shows on television. She also enjoyed bowling and helping out anyone in need with food, clothing or a place to stay. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Left to cherish her loving memory include one son, Wendel Murphy and companion Cheryl of Indianapolis, three sisters; Betty (Conway) Asberry of New Castle, IN; Paula (Mark) Hayworth of Lewisville, IN, Beatrice (John) Whisler of New Castle, IN, five grandchildren; Amanda, Chris, Perry Jr., John and Rick, several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Perry Murphy Sr., her husband, John Murphy Jr. and four brothers, Rufus Jr., Johnny, Tim and Vince Isom.
Friends may call from 11 Am until service time on Friday April 26, 2019, at Macer Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service.
Funeral service will be held at 1 PM on Friday, April 26, 2019 at Macer Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Burial will follow in South Mound Cemetery.
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Macer Hall funeral directors are honored to serve the family of Myrtle Murphy.