Russell Lee Murphy
February 3, 1943 – April 11, 2018
Russell Lee Murphy, 75, went home to be with The Lord on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Andrews Memorial Baptist Church 2811 Lees Chapel Rd. Brown Summit, NC 27214. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00 until 9:00 pm on Friday, April 13, 2018 at Hanes-Lineberry N. Elm St. Chapel in Greensboro. Russell was born February 3, 1943 in Guilford County to the late Vincent Leo Murphy and Viola Lee Temples Murphy. He was a member of Andrews Memorial Baptist Church and The American Legion post #386. Russell served in the United States Navy from 1963 until 1969 and was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving two tours in Vietnam. He was a OTR Long-Distance Truck Driver before working security for The Budd Group and Guardsmark. Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 37 years, Faye Snead Murphy; two sons, Steven Patrick Murphy (Natalia) and Michael Vincent Murphy; step-son, Dennis “Aaron” James (Rebecca); grandchildren, Micheleigh, Samantha, Addison, Austin, Phillip, Autumn, Lauren, and Junior. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Advanced Heart Failure Fund, Attn: Dee Talley, 301 E. Wendover Ave. Suite 411 Greensboro, NC 27401 or to Andrews Memorial Baptist Church 2811 Lees Chapel Rd., Brown Summit, NC 27214. Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com.
- Faye Snead Murphy, Wife
- Steven Patrick Murphy, Son
- Michael Vincent Murphy, Son
- Dennis Aaron James, Son
- 8 grandchildren; Micheleigh, Samantha, Addison, Austin, Phillip, Autumn, Lauren, and Junior.
Advanced Heart Failure Fund
301 E. Wendover Ave. Suite 411 Attn: Dee Talley, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
Andrews Memorial Baptist Church
2811 Lees Chapel Rd., Browns Summit, North Carolina 27401
- Visitation Friday, April 13, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, April 14, 2018