Mildred Louise Murphy
1932 - 2013
Published: January 9, 2013
Mildred Louise Murphy, 80, of Rogers, Ark., the loving and cherished wife of Ralph, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Innisfree Nursing Center, Rogers, Ark. Mildred was born April 1, 1932, in Cave Springs, Ark., the daughter of Grover Cleveland Williamson and Eva Williamson.
Mildred married Ralph Murphy on Nov. 17, 1950, in Rogers. She retired from St. Mary's-Mercy Hospital after 24 years and was an active member of Central United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ralph Murphy of Rogers, Ark.; one brother, Bill Williamson of Bentonville; three daughters, Sherry Hardie and husband, Andy, Connie Ciskowski and husband, Randy, Vickie Boyer and husband, Charles, all of Rogers; four grandchildren, Scott Hardie and wife, Britten of Rogers, Ashley Hardie of Rogers, Brandon Ciskowski of Austin, Texas, and Lea Ciskowski of Baton Rouge, La.; one great-grandson, Paydon Hardie of Rogers.
Memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Central United Methodist Church, Rogers, Ark., with the Rev. Jim Keith officiating. Burial will be at Rogers Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 210 N. Walton Blvd., #25, Bentonville, AR 72712; or Central United Methodist Church - Children's Education, 2535 W. New Hope Road, Rogers, AR 72758.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Stockdale-Moody Funeral Services of Rogers. Words of comfort or memories shared may be expressed at stockdalefuneral.com.