Madge D. Murphy, 89, of Clinton, TN, and Asheville, NC, ascended on January 3, 2021.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mack and Edna Honeycutt; husbands, Jack D. Gardner and Grady Murphy; brother, Charles Honeycutt; and sons, Jack D. Gardner, Jr., Thomas W. Gardner, Joseph Gardner and Michael Gardner.

She is survived by her son, Robert D. Gardner; daughter, Jenny G. Stamey; brother, Wayne Honeycutt; daughter-in-law, Terry Gardner; and each of their families.

Most of her career was spent with Revco and CVS Pharmacies in Clinton, TN.

A family graveside service at Green Hills Cemetery will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Murphy’s family is grateful for the staff at Stonecreek Health & Rehabilitation, Asheville. She was in their loving care for one year and one day. She will be with her heavenly family forever and one day.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


Private Graveside Service:

Green Hills Cemetery
25 New Leicester Hwy.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. We are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and always.
    Michael, Beth and Jake Hooneycutt


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