Ellen Beatrice Murphy, age 81, of Rockford, died Friday, July 16, 2021 at Blount Memorial Hospital.
Ellen was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She enjoyed cooking and doting over her grandkids and having a warm, loving home. She was also retired from Rockford Manufacturing after many years of service.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Murphy, father, Clifford Sherwood; mother, Mary Ann Bledsoe ;foster mother, Thelma Stokes..
Survivors include her sons, Terry and Darrell Murphy; daughter, Deborah (Robert) Dills; grandchildren, Brian Norton, Bobby Norton, Kelly Hendricks; great grandchildren, Keira, Norton, Nathaniel Norton, River Norton; 10 brothers & sisters.
No ceremonies are scheduled at the present time. Cremation Done ProperlyTM under the care of Dotson Funeral Home, Wildwood. (865-984-5959) Online condolences may be made at- www.dotsonfuneralhome.com
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