Crista Murphy

Obituary of Crista Jane Murphy

Palmer, Tennessee – Mrs. Crista Jane Murphy, 69, passed away Sunday July 11, 2021 at her home.  She was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on January 18, 1952 to James Paul Cornelison and June Gloria Braly who preceded her in death along with her husband, Charles Austin Murphy III.


She is survived by her son, Russell Charles Murphy; daughters, Elizabeth Ann (Brad) Graves and Kathleen McMillen; brother, David James Cornelison; sister, April Ruth Westburg; 4 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren.


A graveside service will be held 1:00 PM EDT Wednesday July 28, 2021 at the Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga, Tennessee.


Arrangements by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, Tennessee.