Lorelle Murphy, age 78 of Watertown died Saturday evening, Feb. 18, 2017 at the Tennova Medical Center in Lebanon.
Born in White County, she was the daughter of the late Clyde and Ludie Mae Hicks Griffin and was preceded in death by her husband, J.W. Murphy and a brother, Eston Griffin. Lorelle attended the Athens Missionary Baptist Church and had a 30 yr. career in the cafeteria at the Watertown Elementary and Jr. High Schools.
She is survived by her daughters, Melissa Baker and her husband, Dan of Watertown and Tammy Manning and her husband, Bill of Lebanon; grandchildren, Allison Gannaway of Stephenville, TX and Adam Manning of Lebanon; brother, George Griffin of Smithville and 2 nephews.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Hunter Funeral Home with Bro. Kevin Harrison and Bro. Pat Eller officiating.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. till 8 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. till service time Wednesday. Interment will be at Prosperity Cemetery.
Hunter Funeral Home, (615) 237-9318.