Jolly C. McBay Murphy, 75, of Hope, died Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at Baptist Health Hospital in Little Rock.
Jolly C. McBay Murphy, 75, of Hope, died Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at Baptist Health Hospital in Little Rock. Mrs. Murphy was born July 13, 1937, in Spring Hill, to T. G. and Cora Nations McBay. She was a homemaker and a member of Providence Missionary Baptist Church in Hope. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Alicia Murphy; three brothers, Tom McBay, Herschel McBay and Jimmy McBay; and a sister, Joyce Jones. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, John Murphy; a son Greg Murphy, of Hope; three daughters, Cindy Kidd and husband, Dennis, of Spring Hill, Lori Moreau and husband, Paul, of Monroe, Louisiana, and Janene Atkinson and husband, Gerren, of Norman; 11 grandchildren, Cody Gray, Lindsay Dobbins, Amelia Nash, Alex Moreau, Andrew Moreau, Abby Moreau, Zane Moreau, Shelby Blackman, Taylor Blackmon, J. D. Stockton and Jett Atkinson; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, February 1, at Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 2, at the Brazzel/Oakcrest Chapel, with Bro. Wayne Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Hope. Arrangements are by Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope, Eddie Brazzel, Director. Online Guestbook: www.brazzelfuneralhomes.com