- [S74] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume IV, 1987-1999, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 19 Dec 1998.
Johnson, Murphy Lathon 79 b. 9/25/1919 Cosby d. Dec 19 1998 SMC service sta owner/operator f. Lewis Johnson m. Mary Anne Smith educa 8 Alder Branch Cem Survivors: wife Marie Chelton Johnson 624 Haggard Dr Sev 1 son David 1 dau Susan Haymon 8 gc 6 ggc 1 bro Joseph mem Alder Branch Bapt Ch preceded by dau Mary Anne Moore.
- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 21 Dec 1998.
Murphy L. Johnson, 79, of Sevierville, died Saturday, December 19, at Sevier Medical Center.
He was a member of Alder Branch Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by daughter, Mary Anne Moore.
Survivors: wife, Marie Johnson; son, David Johnson of Seymour; daughter, Susan Hayman of Elmer, New Jersey; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and brother, Joseph Johnson of Newport.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in the East Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Justus officiating. Interment to follow in Alder Branch Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Atchley Funeral Home.
Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville, is in charge.