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Robert Charles Murphy

December 9, 1948 ~ August 5, 2020 (age 71)




Robert Charles Murphy


Robert Charles Murphy, 71, of Rossville, Ga., passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at home with family by his side.

Robert loved spending time with his children, grand-children and family.  He worked as a self-employed mechanic and he loved cars.  His favorite pass time was fishing or sitting in the sun and having a cold beverage.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Willard John Murphy and Opal Janie White Murphy; brothers, Ricky Dale Murphy, Ronald Harry Murphy and Dwight Curtis Murphy; sister, Joyce Ann Murphy.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his sons; Audie Murphy, Nolan Murphy, Eddie Murphy and Eric (Kim) Murphy; daughter, Jaime (Ryan) Williams;  brothers, Willard “Zeke” Murphy and Hulen “Murph” Murphy; sisters, Nell Jo Murphy and Kimberly (Robert) Huckabee. Several grandchildren, adopted grandson Joseph Debord, several great-grandchildren with several nieces and nephews.  

The family will have a private memorial service at a later date.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Tate Funeral Home, LLC, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, Tn. 423-942-9500.  Condolences may be sent to the family at

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August 8, 2020

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

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