2012-06-20 / Obituaries

William Darrell Murphy, ‘Mr. Bill,’ ‘Papa’

William Darrell Murphy, “Mr. Bill,” “Papa” 64, of Waynesboro, Ga., entered into rest on Monday, June 18, 2012.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, June 20 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. The burial will be private.

He was born Aug. 19, 1947, to the late Jack and Eva Murphy in St. Charles, Va., in Benedict Coal County. He married Mary Bingham in 1977. Mr. Bill was a Vietnam veteran, coal miner, and a lifetime member of the VFW.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a granddaughter; a great granddaughter; three brothers; and two sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Murphy; two daughters, Nancy Murphy of Waynesboro and Shawna McDaniel (Tim) of Rincon, Ga.; a son, Clyde Bingham of Price, Utah; seven granddaughters; a grandson ; a great granddaughter; three sisters, Jerry Sue Baker of Big Stone Gap, Va., Marilyn Smith (Harold) of Pennington, Va., and Becky Woodard (Howdy) of Keokee, Va.; two brothers, Harry Murphy (Edith), and Bub Murphy both of St. Charles, Va.; and a host of other relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Trinity Hospice, 2803 Wrightsboro Rd. Suite 38, Augusta, GA 30909.

You may sign the family’s personal guestbook at www.deloachfuneralhomes.com

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