Herman Reeves “Jr.” Murphey, 66, of Cedar Hill, passed from this life on Thursday October 24, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Memorial services will be conducted Wednesday October 30th at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County with Reverend Andy Ward officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Garrison, Michael Cobb, Clyde Dean, Ronny Noles, Randy Holland, Danny Atchley, Kenneth Reynolds, and his Destin golf buddies. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Mr. Murphey was born December 28, 1952 in Springfield to the late Herman R. and Katherine Pierce Murphey, Sr. He was a graduate of Springfield High School Class of 1971, and then attended Austin Peay State University. He was the co-owner of the former Xanadu in Springfield and was a retired Lab Technician from Dupont. Mr. Murphey was a member of Mt. Denson Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He loved playing golf and pickleball, working crosswords, and going to Destin with family and friends. He was an avid TN Vols and TN Titans fan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother: Robert “Bobby Dick” Murphey. Mr. Murphey is survived by his wife of 44 years: Pam Garrison Murphey of Cedar Hill, his daughters and son-in-law: Christie Murphey of Springfield, Kelly and Jeremy Richards of Springfield, by his son and daughter-in-law: Ryan and Vanessa Murphey of Greenbrier, by his sister: Linda Domnick of Rochester, MN, by his grandchildren: Bailey, Presley, JT, Tanner, and Tara, by several nieces and nephews, and by his most favorite, his Yorkie, Maggie.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Denson Cumberland Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund
Robertson County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
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