Mrs. Linda Kay Murphy, of Newnan, passed away surrounded by her loving family on September 23, 2018. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee on August 10, 1946 to the late Jesse Carl Yates and Mollie Elizabeth Yates. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Murphy is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Melton Murphy. Mrs. Murphy was a dedicated member of Westside Baptist Church in Newnan. She loved her church family dearly and enjoyed doing the Lord’s work. She also loved her family. She was known to dote over her cats and considered them to be a part of her family.
Mrs. Linda Kay Murphy is survived by her daughters, Alisa Dawn Glover (Jeffrey Alan Glover), Deborah Mischelle Scott (Leo James Scott IV), and Regina Pauline Tsakonitis (Louie Tsakonitis); her grandchildren, Alexandria Glover, Victoria Glover-Grey, Kaitlin Glover, Justin Patrick Scott, Ethan Thomas Scott, and Brayden N. Glover.
The family will receive friends at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. The funeral service will be held at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Westside Baptist Church, 762 Smokey Road, Newnan, Georgia 30263.