Articles from the local newspapers:
Southern Illinoisan -- April 29, 2005
Carl Edward Murphy died April 28, 2005 at home. He was born to Carl and Agnes (TANNER) MMURPHY on Dec. 26, 1939 in the Stonefort community. Preceding him in death two sisters, Dixie Lee MURPHY, Betty ORTIZ; and a brother, Dickie Lee MURPHY
Daily Register -- May 5, 1945
Agnes Murphy has filed a complaint in circuit court seeking a divorce from Carl MURPHY.
Daily Register -- April 6, 1948
Family Visiting Sunday at Willie S. TANNER home
Present were Mr. and Mrs. Carl Murphy and sons, Carl Edward and Dickie Lee.
Daily Register -- August 16, 1954
W. S. TANNER of near Stonefort Dies
Survived by Mrs. Carl Murphy of Carrier MIlls.
Daily Register -- October 17, 1956
Mr. and Mrs. Carl MURPHY and sons of Carrier Mills. Mr. and Mrs. Clyde MURPHY and children of Stonefort visited their parents Mr. and Mrs. Ott MURPHY Sunday.
Daily Register -- May 14, 1949
Celebrate Birthday of George Murphy
The 79th birthday of George MURPHY, 1112 Holland street, was celebrated with a family dinner at noon. Relatives in attendance Mrs. Essie Morse, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur MURPHY, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde MURPHY and daughter, Sharon, and Charles V. MURPHY, Stonefort, ....