Lessie Knotts Murphy passed away June 9, 2014, in Homer Memorial Hospital at the age of 98. She was born Jan. 10, 1916, in Castor to Zuma Walter Knotts and Mattie Pullig Knotts.
A celebration of life service for Mrs. Murphy will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 11 at First Baptist Church, Doyline with Bill Crider officiating. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Minden. A visitation will be held at Doyline First Baptist Church at 1 p.m. until service time.