Loraine Queen Murphy

Loraine Queen Murphy

Wakefield, VA
10.19.1960 - 06.27.2020

Loraine Murphy of Wakefield, Virginia passed away on June 27, 2020.  Born October 19, 1960, she was the daughter of the late Junior Claudia Queen, Jr. “Bud” and Nancy Wray Queen.  Loraine was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother; she was the rock of the family.  She loved her country and community, was a hard worker and always put others first. She was a firm believer in God.

Left to cherish her memory is her husband, Charles Edwin Murphy; daughter, Amber Williams; stepson Zack Murphy (Jamie); stepdaughter, Cheyenne Murphy (fiancé Noah Barbee); grandchildren, Destiny Whitney, Daelyn Whitney, and Aubree Murphy; sister, Vickie Hawkins (Dickie).  

A funeral service will be conducted at the home of Loraine and Edwin, 38476 Rocky Hock Road, Wakefield on Friday, July 3, 2020 at 11:00 am, by Rev. Cliff Fritzinger and Paul Rogers, Jr. The family is being served by R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, Wakefield Chapel where condolences may be registered at www.rwbakerfh.com.

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The Home of Loraine and Edwin Murphy
38476 Rocky Hock Road
Wakefield, VA 23888
United States


Edwin, Amber, Zack, & Cheyenne,
I'm so sorry to hear of y'alls loss. I will be keeping all of you in my prayers. Lorraine will surely be missed.


Patti Fleming

So sorry for your loss. Our hearts go out to all that will suffer her loss. May God comfort you in your time of need.

Gene & Rhonda Gurganus

My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Loraine and I were childhood friends and my Dad was special to their family, having preached her parents services. She was a wonderful kind person and I know your hearts ache. May you feel Gods presence during this time and in the days ahead and always cherish special memories.

Lorie Weaver Newton

Edwin and family,
I am so sorry for your loss of Loraine. She will truly be missed. I have known Loraine since Bible School and then we went all through School together. We sure had alot of fun times. She was a true friend/sister to me and a daughter to my mom, Mary Ramey. She was there for my Mom when I was in California. Loraine, We will always Love you and Miss you.
May the Lord give you strength thru this time of sorrow. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

Sheila Ramey Ladd

I am so sorry to hear of her passing my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Robin Clark Rawls

I’m honestly at a loss for words. Such an amazing women who was definitely an inspiration. She could turn the worst day into a good day. She will be missed by so many. Love you!

Courtney DeGroat

Edwin and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you! Lorraine was one of the nicest people I knew when I lived in town. She was always there for people no matter what! She will surely be missed. Heaven definitely gained an angel ❤️❤️❤️

Heather Moran

I am so sorry for your loss!! I love you so much!!! Here if you need anything!!!!

Jennifer Read

So sorry for the loss of Loraine. She was a beautiful soul and treated my family like her own. We love you and will miss you everyday Granny!!

Keith and Tammy Martin

What a wonderful woman that heaven has gained. I am so very sorry for your loss. I don't think it's something that we ever understand but are forced to live thru. May Creator God comfort you and bring some kind of peace. So sorry Edwin

Edwin and family

Dear Family,

I am sadden to hear of this loss. She was a great friend through out the years. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Nancy & Family

Nancy C. Scott

I’ll be there. Love you all
There’s nowhere to begin I hurt
For you.

Bj Jackson

Billy Jackson

Edwin I am so sorry for your loss prayers are with you and the family

Susan Cook Smith

So sorry for your loss. Amber your mother will truly be missed. We love you and always remember that earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot HEAL..WITH MUCH LOVE,
Coretta King & Family

Coretta King & Family

At a loss for words. I hurt deeply for you Amber and family. Such a great woman and friend.
My thoughts are with you and family

Billie Whitley

So saddened to hear this, I will be praying for you and your family and if you need anything we are here for you.

Dino Mauro

You all are in my thoughts and prayers. I’m sorry for your loss. She was a sweet lady. I first met her when her and my mom worked together at stones BBQ which she later bought and turned into Lorraine’s. We had some good times there with all them as kids

Jessica Bardsley

Thinking of you.

Jim Kerr

I’m so very sorry to hear this !!!! I’m in Georgia and will not be able to attend Loraine’s service. Please know that y’all will be in my thoughts and prayers. I love you my Sweet Friend, ( Vickie) I pray Gods grace will surround y’all with his loving arms , and help ease your pain ! Love Carol ❤️🙏🏼❤️

Carol Jackson

This does not seem real! I don't know what to say. Please know if there is anything you need I'm a phone call away.
Lorraine...Your "Pretty Little _____" will miss you!
Love and prayers,

Spring Rock

Edwin and Family,
We are so very sorry. I know there is a huge void in the family now. She was an awesome wife, mother, and grandmother- and did so much for everyone in the community. We offer up prayers, love, and support to all of you. May God give you comfort ❤.

Jeanette and Jeff Francis

We are so sorry for your loss. We send prayers and hugs to all of you. What a great person she was for the short time I got to know her. God bless you all.

Robin and Jeff Landrus

Sending love and prayers to all of you during this very difficult time.

Cindy Thompson

Was very upset when i found out about her passing,had many a trips with her,Vicky & Bud to Truck pulls,will miss getting herr banner works.God be with the family @ this time.

Ronnie Richardson

We are so sorry to hear of your family's loss. We will keep you all in our prayers through this tough time.

Kelly, Tripp, and Chase Gauldin

Edwin & family,

Heaven truly gained an Angel that touched so many lives while here. Our sincere condolences on your loss, keeping everyone in our prayers.

Bev & Mitch Mathias

She has always been so nice and kids and boy did she love her grandkids heaven gained a beautiful angel. I'm praying for all family of hers. I am here for anyone just call message or text. So-so sorry for your loss.

Kristina ,Josh ,jenna, dallas

Kristina furlough

Such a great loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Phyllis Bryant & Family.

Phyllis Clark-Bryant

Edwin and family,
Our hearts are saddened as we grieve for the loss of Lorraine. She was a special person, so much fun, full of herself, and loved by all who were lucky enough to have known her. She will be in our hearts and memories many years. She may be gone and taken away from us, but we pray we meet again in heaven, and continue our talks, and laughs.
Please call us should you need any help, as Lorraine would have appreciated this.
Edwin, take care of yourself. Rest in Peace Lorraine. We will miss you...

Chuck Kolb and Brenda Layne

I am so very sorry for your loss. I have no chlorine for a long long time probably since I was a baby. She's always been so very nice to me and my family. Edwin I'm so very sorry heaven gained a beautiful angel. I know you love her very much. Amber your mom was your best friend. If you need anyone to talk to I'm always here. I know how you feel! I love you all. Prayers lifted up for all of you love and hugs! Love Tammy James and and not so little anymore Little James

Tammy Joyce

I am at a lost of words and can't believe this news when i heard it. Praying for all the family.. She will be greatly missed and know that she will be watching over her family now. Praying for the family. Love to all from The Barfields.

Lesley Barfield

I was so shocked to hear this sad news. My heart breaks for the family and their grief right now. Praying for comfort & peace through the coming days & weeks


Debbie Creech

My thoughts and prayers are with you all, my heart is broken I have only known Loraine for a short time but feel we shared a special bond she will be greatly missed

Lois Brown

Edwin my brother, we were all shocked and saddened to hear Loraine's passing. Our prayers are for you. I miss you man.

Paul and Krissy Cobb

Paul Cobb

I will miss you so much. Thank goodness I stopped by to see just before you went home. Going to the auctions just won’t be the same without you. We love bunches. Until we meet again.

Penny and Mike Petersen

I’m so sorry that I cannot be with you during your time of loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Terri Lynn Murphy of Selma,NC

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