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Cynthia K. (Nickleberry) Murphy

January 8, 1954 ~ January 13, 2021 (age 67)


Ms. Cynthia Murphy was born on January 8, 1954 in Atlanta, Texas to Albert and Anita Nickleberry. On January 13, 2021 she heard the call of our heavenly father, and made her earthly transition from labor to reward. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Anita Nickleberry; her daughter, Shannon Stoker; sisters, Mary Wafer Huey, and Carolyn Nickleberry; and brother Calvert Glenn Nickleberry.

She attended school at Carver High School.

At an early age, Cynthia accepted Christ. She was a very active member of Parkview Baptist Church prior to her passing.

Cynthia had a passion for cooking! She was a great cook, and worked at Cotton Patch for 27 years. She was known for her catering, and helping hand that she would extend to anyone in need.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories her two sons, Joshua (Tasha) Sanders Sr., and Carlton Grant; Sister, Merlyn LaFayette; grandchildren, Dexterrell (Kaelah) Stoker, Andre, Samarri, Maliya, Joshua Jr., Cydney, Tyler, Cameron, and Alanna; great-granddaughter, Raelah Stoker; nieces and nephews, Tristan (LaCarroll) Nickleberry, Tammeka Nickleberry, Quinton Nickleberry,Kaye  Nickleberry, Tonya Nickleberry, Chris (Shelita) LaFayette, and Takashima Nickleberry; aunts, Dorothy, and Mary; and uncle, Claudi  Nickleberry. She also leaves behind a community of friends, family, and coworkers.


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January 22, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rosewood Memorial Funeral Home
401 N. 5th Street
Longview, TX 75601

Funeral Service
January 23, 2021

11:00 AM
Parkview Baptist Church
2014 South Green Street
Longview, TX 75602

Interment following funeral service
January 23, 2021

Jordan Valley Memorial Park
810 Jordan Valley Rd
Longview, TX 75604

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