Sumter, SC ….. Jennifer Diane Murphy, age 38, died on Sunday, October 3, 2021 at the McLeod Hospice House of Florence.
Born in Sumter, SC, she was the daughter of William Richard Murphy and Deadra Chen Murphy. Jennifer was such a sweet and loving girl with an infectious laugh. She loved music and dancing and was an avid Tai Chi enthusiast and enjoyed performing at the mall in her younger years. She loved her family very much, especially her nieces and nephew. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Surviving in addition to her parents are: two brothers, Danny Chen of Ft. Meyers, FL and James Murphy and his wife Beth of Lake Worth, FL; a sister, Susan Elmore and her husband Wayne of Sumter; an uncle, James Murphy of Geneva, NY; a nephew, Logan Murphy of Lake Worth, FL and three nieces, Lauren Elizabeth Elmore, Madison Elmore, both of Sumter, and Megan Murphy of Lake Worth, FL.
She is preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Frank and Louise Murphy.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 11:00 am in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel. The interment will follow in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, on Thursday, October 7, 2021, from 10:00-11:00 am at Bullock Funeral Home and other times at the home of her Sister.
Memorials may be made to the Sumter County Disability and Special Needs Board, P.O. Box 2847, Sumter, SC 29151 or the Ronald McDonald House, 2901 Colonial Drive, Columbia, SC 29203.
You may go to www.bullockfuneralhome.com and sign the family’s guest book.
The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.