IBEW Local 1579
Augusta, GA – Alvin M. (Mickey) Murphey, 71, husband of the late Shirley Chavis Murphey, entered into rest Sunday, January 29, 2012 at his residence.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 31, from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Mr. Murphey, son of Dorothy Murphey Erickson and the late Roy Lenard Murphey, was a native of Richmond County. He retired as an electrician and was a member of the IBEW Local 1579 for forty-nine years.
In addition to his mother he is survived by his sons, Michael L. Murphey and wife, Heather, of Aiken, James H. Murphey, of Augusta, and Eric W. Murphey, of Evans; his daughter, LeeAnne Murphey, of Evans; his sisters, Vivian Irwin, Lenora Bailiff, and Deborah Campbell, and her husband, Brian, all of Augusta; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the National Wild Turkey Federation, 770 Augusta Rd, Edgefield, SC 29824-0530, or to the National Rifle Association, 11250 Waples Mill Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, GA 30906.