William J. McMurphy IV

Published 10:30 am Tuesday, January 25, 2022

William Joseph “Bill” McMurphy, IV, 79, passed away on Wed., Jan. 12, 2022, in Pensacola, Fla.

He was co-owner of McMurphy Oil Co.

He is preceded in death by his parents, William J. McMurphy Jr., and Annie Lois Glass McMurphy.

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He is survived by his sons, Turner McMurphy, of Pace, Fla. and Justin (Nicole) McMurphy, of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.; two brothers, William Joseph “Joe” (Toni) McMurphy III; and John Douglas McMurphy, both of Atmore; two grandchildren, Lauren and Luke McMurphy; and nieces and a nephew.

A memorial graveside service will be held at a later date with the Rev. Waylon Stuckey officiating.

The family extends special thanks to family friends, Janet McLeod and Hunter Mosley; caretaker, Denisha Lee; niece, Sandi McMurphy for her attentive care; and the staff of Sacred Heart Hospital and Covenant Care Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of choice.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.