Zenolia Murphy

Obituary of Zenolia Murphy

Zenolia Murphy, 91, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, January 19, 2018, at her home in Eau Claire, Michigan with her loving family by her side. 


She was born in Kosciusko, Mississippi on December 9, 1926, as the daughter of the late Henry and Callie Simmons.  Zenolia had ten siblings. 


On August 17, 1944, she married the late Ellon Murphy, a union that conceived 14 children and lasted 45 years.


She leaves 12 children and over 100 grandchildren to cherish her memory.


Funeral Services will be held at Brown Funeral Home on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with a time of viewing beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery in Benton Harbor.


Condolences, photos, and memories may be left for the family at www.BrownFuneralHomeNiles.com


Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, Niles.