Born on Feb. 7, 1940
VICTORIA - John Murphree, 73, Victoria, TX, passed away on Friday May 17 2013. He was born February 7, 1940 in Humble, TX, to the late John Charles Murphree and Bessie Davenport Murphree. He served as an officer in the US Army for over 12 years and practiced law in Victoria for over 35 years.
John is survived by his wife of over 48 years, Judy Blackaller Murphree of Victoria; his sister, Patricia Murphree Benbow (Lance) of Yoakum; son, Bryce Murphree (Maggie) of Austin; daughter, Cassie Murphree Kruemcke (Clint) of Fort Worth; granddaughter, Merrill Kruemcke, and his nieces and nephews.
John is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Gary Murphree.
A memorial service will be held Friday, May 24, 2013, at 11 am at Trinity Episcopal Church in Victoria, TX.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Trinity Episcopal Church.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.