Visitation will be held on Tuesday May 27 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel between the hours of 4-8 p.m.
Mrs. Murphy will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the funeral ceremony.
Services will be conducted by Brother Barry Ellis with interment in the Maple View Cemetery, Smyrna.
Survivors include: husband Joseph Murphy; sons Matthew Joseph Murphy and Michael Scott Murphy; parents Asbury F. and Faith W. Earl Hawn.
Also surviving is maternal grandmother Olive Mary Earl; sisters Faith (Derwin) Hawn Brownlow and Teresa Rose (Roy) Hawn Heriges; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by paternal grandparents Cecil and Lennis Hawn; maternal grandfather Edward Earl; brother SSGT Asbury Hawn II and niece Hope Brownlow.
Active pallbearers: Mark and Stephen Boring, Anthony and Daniel Brownlow, David Hittel, Charles Carden and Andrew Heriges.
Honorary pallbearers: Boy Scouts and leaders of the Middle Tennessee Council.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Association.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements