Glenda Crawford Murphy

Glenda Crawford Murphy

Glenda Crawford Murphy, 68, of Hamburg, died on September 20, 2018.

She was a 1968 graduate of Crossett High School and a member of the Egypt Missionary Baptist Church who dedicated her life to nursing.

Mrs. Murphy’s passion in life was taking care of others. She worked as a nurse for Dr. Toon and Dr. Burt for more than 30 years, and before her retirement, she worked for the Mainline Health Clinic in Wilmot for 10 years. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and sister.

Mrs. Murphy was preceded in death in by her husband, of 48 years, Billy Faye Murphy in 2017; her parents, Wilmer L. and Ruby Mae Shields Crawford; and a sister, Lafran Buchanan.

She is survived by her daughters, Christy Murphy and Carol Ann Murphy and husband, Roy, all of Hamburg; her sister, Marsha Parker of Sheridan; two granddaughters, Haley Moyer, and husband, Adam, and Cami Murphy; a great-grandson, Caden Moyer; her aunt, Maedean Shivers of Crossett and her nephews, Shawn House and James House.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 22 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Jones-Hartshort Funeral Home in Hamburg.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 23 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Bro. Farrell Breshears officiating. Burial will be in the Dailey Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Tommy Clark, Freddy Scroggins, Chuck Kinnaird, Johnny Ray Clark, Roy E. Murphy, Dr. Barry Thompson, Doyle Murphy and Robbie Cunningham.

Memorials may be made to:
Volunteers of the Crossett Pound
c/o Kaye Robinson
286 Brookings Road
Crossett, AR 71635