Nellie E. Murphy, 92, Greenville

Nellie E. Murphy, 92, of Greenville, formerly of Shobonier, died at 5:21 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Greenville.

Services were held at noon on Friday at Young Funeral Home in Greenville, with Al Schumacher officiating. Burial was in Fairlawn Cemetery in Vandalia. Visitation was held from 11 a.m. until time of services on Friday at the funeral home. Memorials: Bond County Senior Center. Online condolences may be shared at

Mrs. Murphy was born on March 5, 1920, in Shobonier, the daughter of John and Pearl Zimmerman Frisby. She married Charles A. Murphy on Oct. 10, 1936, in Petersburg, Ind.; he died in February 1985.

She is survived by a daughter, Sandra and her husband Terry McCool of Hermann, Mo.

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