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Hyrum H. "Murph" Murphy

May 27, 1923 - Apr 11, 2012
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Hyrum H. "Murph" Murphy, 88 of Riverton, died Wednesday morning, April 11, 2012, at Wind River Healthcare in Riverton. No services will be held. Inurnment will be in Nocona, Texas. Hyrum Hamlin Murphy was born in Cutbank, Mont., on May 27, 1923, the son of Hamlin Hyrum Murphy and Florence Murphy. He served with the U.S. Army paratroopers during World War II. Mr. Murphy was a retired oilfield worker. He married Bettye Black and they were later divorced. Survivors include a daughter, Mary Baxendale; two grandchildren and two great grandchildren; a brother, Joe, and a sister, Helen. On-line condolences may be made at: Arrangements are by the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.