OBITUARY: Lonnie Glenn Murphy


Lonnie Glenn Murphy, age 65, of Springfield, Tennessee, passed away at his residence on Saturday, May 25, 2024.

He was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on July 18, 1958.

He worked as a laborer for Capital Security for 17 years.

Lonnie is preceded in death by his mother, Myrtle (Anderson) Murphy; and great-grandchild, Zoe Biggs.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Smith) Murphy; son, Mikie Murphy (Kelsie); daughters, Kristie Murphy and Angela Murphy (Rocky Harrell); brother, Carlos Murphy; sister, Jeannie Murphy; grandchildren, Mark Proctor (Autumn), Kalee Harrell (Michael), Bentley Murphy; and Paisleigh Murphy; and great-grandchildren, Lincoln Proctor, Whitley Harrell, and Salem Proctor.

Funeral service will be on Thursday, May 30, 2024, at 12 noon in the Chapel of Cheatham County Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Rock Springs Free Will Baptist Cemetery in Charlotte, Tennessee. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 29, 2024, from 4 pm-8 pm, and Thursday, May 30, 2024, from 10 am until the service hour of 12 noon. Serving as pallbearers will be Joe Goodfred, Frank Smith, Randall Smith, Mark Proctor, Frankie Berry, Darrell Berry, and Rocky Harrell.

Cheatham County Funeral Home 615-792-2552 on-line condolences at


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