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“I love you Connie....Sammy will be missed .......Just know he is In Heaven watching over you and the rest of the family.... ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Cindi Murphy - Ailey, GA - friend

“Ladd and Lady, I was sorry to hear about your dad. I will always have great memories of him. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Henry Stern - Sharpsburg, GA

“I am so sorry to hear about Sammy! We were just SO blessed to have such a special class, and Sammy and his personality added ALOT to the fun and...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Denese Flowers Uebelacker - TN

“We are so sorry to learn of Sammy's passing. Our prayers go out to you all. Tim & Terri Nolan ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Tim & Terri Nolan - Albany, GA

“when I heard Of Sammys Passing,I felt Like I Had Lost A Big BROTHER.And My Heart Felt Sympathy Goes Out To CONNIE and the Family.I loved Him And...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Jeanette Faulk - Sasser, GA

“My deepest sympathies in the loss of Sammy! I worked at the Albany Herald when Sammy worked at Economy Drugs and we would visit often when I was in...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Lee Smith - Cordele, GA

“Donna- Thinking of You andYour Family at this Time! ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy Reimer - Albany, GA

“We were so sorry to hear of Sammy's passing. We want you to know our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Al & Rita Miner - Sylvester, GA

“Connie So very sorry to read about Sammy. Just trust in the Lord and he will see you through. Frances Lindsey (Julian"s widow) ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: frances lindsey - leesburg, GA

“Connie -- Love you. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Carol - Albany, GA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Murphy family. Our heart aches with you. May you find comfort in knowing he was loved and will be...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Tommy and Joyce Stephenson - GA

“What moves through us is a silence, a quiet sadness, a longing for one more day, one more word, one more touch, we may not understand why someone...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Sam Knighton

“Lady, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Please know that you and the family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Melissa Norman Watson - Baconton, GA


Mr. John Samuel "Sammy" Murphy, III 71 of Jackson, TN former longtime resident of Albany died June 15, 2014 at Jackson-Madison County Hospital in Jackson, TN.
Funeral services will be Wednesday 11 AM at Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors. Rev. Bobby Harrell officiating.
Mr. Murphy was born in Albany in 1942 to the late John Samuel Murphy, Jr. and Ernestine Arrington Murphy. He was a member of Porterfield Memorial United Methodist Church and was retired from the Albany Police Department with 27 years of service. Following his retirement from the police department he also worked for Mike Ward at Economy Drugs for several years and owned Murphy Catering. Mr. Murphy loved the outdoors and was an avid Atlanta Brave's fan. He will always be remembered for the love he gave to his family and friends especially his grandchildren.
Mr. Murphy was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Ronnie Murphy.
Survivors include his wife Connie W. Murphy of Jackson, TN, daughter, Lady Harcrow and her husband Kelly of Leesburg, son, Ladd Murphy and his wife Donna of Albany grandchildren, Tiffani, Katie and Sam Harcrow, brothers, Harold Murphy and his wife Joanne of Leesburg and Tim Murphy and his wife Jodea of Leesburg.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.
Those desiring, please make memorials to the American Heart Association PO Box 840692 Dallas, TX 75284-0692