James Patrick Murphy, 58, of Blytheville, Arkansas departed this life on January 2, 2021 in Blytheville, Arkansas. He was born on June 21, 1962 in Little Rock, Arkansas to James Benjamin and Doris Ellen Worthy Murphy. He was a former funeral director and embalmer for Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto and Marked Tree, Arkansas.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Pat is survived by his wife: Carisa Lindley Murphy of Blytheville, Arkansas, one step son: Allen Wayne Lynch of Byhalia, Mississippi, one step daughter: Jacki Ann Lynch and her fiancé Cody Brazel of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, two step grandchildren: Cris Wright and Amber Wright, one step great grandson: Bentley and his three dogs: Brutus, Ladybug and Gypsy.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.