Edith M. Murphy was born in Richmond, Va, to Archie and Edith McKnight on March 8, 1925. She married Daniel Patrick Murphy of Philadelphia. Over the years they lived in Richmond, Roanoke, Williamsburg and Virginia Beach. She had a career at Bank of America in the Trust Department. She is preceded in death by Daniel Murphy. She was an active member of the First Landing Chapel teaching Sunday School and participating in the weekly prayer group until her health curtailed active involvement.
She will be missed by her two children, Michael Murphy and Maureen Jean, their spouses, Cheri Murphy and Roy Jean, five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and her little dog Markie.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.