Billy Ray Murphy

Billy Ray Murphy

Suffolk, VA
11.09.1940 - 03.30.2019
West Virginia

Billy R. Murphy passed away peacefully at his residence on March 30, 2019. He was the son of the late Everett and Stella Murphy. He is preceded in death by his son, Patrick Murphy.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Patty S. Murphy, two daughters, Sheila Hoefling of Suffolk, Amy Donahue of Phoenix, Arizona. His sons, Steve Murphy of Phoenix, AZ, Billy Murphy of Phoenix, AZ, Andy Murphy of Carrollton, VA, Shaun Murphy (Shannon) of Norfolk, VA along with Charles Lawson of Suffolk. And his brothers, Everett Murphy. of Delbarton, WV, Ronald and Donald Murphy of Columbus, Ohio and his sisters, Dorothy Curry of Albuquerque, NM and Maire Evans of  KY. Sister in law, Faye Riley of Suffolk, 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

The family would like to thank Tidewater Medical Transport and New Century Hospice for their help and care during his time of need.                                          

In lieu of flowers, the family will request memorial donations to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society & International Drive Suite 200, Rye Brook, NY 10573. Visitation will be held on Tuesday April 2, 2019 at R.W. Baker & Co. 4-5 pm.  Condolences may be registered at

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R.W. Baker & Company Funeral Home
509 W Washington St
Suffolk, VA 23434
United States


I am truly sorry for your loss. Bill will be missed and he will never be forgotten, may his soul rest in peace. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Amy Miller

To the Murphy family I send my most heartfelt condolences. While this is a tender time for you all, take comfort in God's promises to undo death and eliminate sickness and sorrow forever. May good friends, loving memories of Billy and prayer give you the peace that you need. Take care. -Revelation 21:4


The Jones family is truly sorry for ur lost Bill will be missed by so many may God give u all strength and courage

Shelby jones

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