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Darlene (Davey) Murphy

April 25, 1944 ~ March 16, 2020 (age 75)

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75 year old Cisne resident, Darlene Murphy passed away Monday morning, March 16, 2020 at Lakeland Rehab & Healthcare Center in Effingham.

Darlene was born April 25, 1944 in Mt. Vernon.  She was the only child born to James and Pansie (Spurlock) Davey.  She married James E. Murphy on May 26, 1962 in Mt. Vernon and he preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2016. Darlene had been the Secretary for Wabash Valley Service Company in Cisne for 14 years. She attended Victory Outreach Christian Center Church in Fairfield. Darlene loved to quilt, attend to her many flower gardens and play bingo.

Darlene is survived by two daughters, Michelle and husband, Jeff Michael of Effingham and Debbie and husband Mike Pope of Fairfield; seven grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Preceding Darlene in death were her husband and parents.

Cremation has been afforded. The family wants everyone to be able to freely honor Darlene that wants to; however, due to the present coronavirus situation services will be held at a later date.   Online condolences can be left for the family at Nale’s Funeral Home of Fairfield is assisting the family.

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Memorial Service at a later date

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