WATERTOWN -- Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 13 at Hunter Funeral Home for Mrs. Reed, 74, of Woodbury.
Born May 30, 1925 in Washington, D.C., she died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 at Alive Hospice / St. Thomas Hospital, Nashville.
A homemaker and Pentecostal, she was the daughter of the late Jep and Myrtle Wille Taylor Herman.
Services were conducted by Bros. Buford Bane and Clayton Neal. Interment was at the Herman Cemetery.
Survivors include: daughters Marie (Mickey) Hines and Carolyn Smith (friend Robert Smith) -- both of Gordonsville and Margie Brown of Woodbury; sons Mark (Debbie) and Luke (Terri) Nurphy -- both of Milton and Matthew (Brandy) Murphy of Woodbury; 22 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-great-granchildren; and brother Ewin Herman of Pea Ridge.
In addition to here parents, she was preceded in death by husbands John W. Murphy and Winfred C. Reed; daughters Margie Murphy and Virginia Youngblood; sons John Murphy and Johnnie Aaron Murphy; grandchildren Shannon Dorene Murphy, Cora Dean Murphy, Margaret Carmen Murphy and Ashley Lynn Murphy and sister Birdie Bogle.
Pallbearers Included: Robert Smith, Johnathan, Michael, Christopher Jackson and Elijah Lee Murphy and Derek Tayse. Honorary: Caleb Peak and Johnny Murphy Jr.
Watertown's Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.