Mr. Murphy attended Southland Baptist Temple in Paducah.
Survivors include one sister, Lottie Mae Lane of Metropolis; one brother, Frank Murphy of Paducah; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Orvel and Lottie May Howard Murphy.
Graveside service was held Tuesday at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Paducah with Rev. Jimmy Franks officiating. Milner and Orr Funeral Home, Lone Oak Chapel, was in charge of arrangements.