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Earline Marie Murphy

Staff Writer
The Shawnee News-Star

Earline Marie Murphy was born on April 15, 1934, to Earl and Ruth (Ore) Long in Hinton, Oklahoma. On March 8, 2020, Earline passed away at the age of 85 years.

Earline is preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Ruth Long; husband, Willard Murphy; sister Helen Crawford and husband Bob; daughter, Deborah Clark; grandson, Keith Clark; step dad, Ray Antrim and former pastor and friend, Bill Matthews.

Left to cherish the memories of Earline are her son-in-law, Bill Clark; grandchildren, Melissa Steward, Jamie and Tina Price, Wayne and Joni Webster, Katheryn Hill, Destiny Clark, Ethan Clark, Randall Putman and Brandon Putman; 18 great-grandchildren, 21 great-great-grandchildren, and one great-great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services to celebrate the life of Earline will be held March 13 at 10 a.m. at the Open Door Church of God with Pastor James Douglas officiating. Graveside will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery in Shawnee. Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, March 12, from 5 to 8 p.m.

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