Hi, found both of your obits today and post below. I also copied obits for John Murphie who died in 1965 and a Margaret Murphy who died in 1947 who might have been John's mother. If you're interested in them just let me know.
"The Daily Press
Monday, 15 Nov 1965, Page 16
Mrs. Charlotte Hall Carson, 89, of Yorktown, died Saturday in Williamsburg Community Hospital after a long illness.
Mrs. Carson, a native of Belfast, Ireland, had been a Peninsula resident for the past 45 years. She was a member of the Yorkminster Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Elizabeth C. Murphie of Yorktown and Mrs. James Timoney of Packanek Lake, NJ; two sons, Fredrick H, Carson of Levittown, NY and Harry Carson of New York City; and five grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete.
The Daily Press,
Tuesday, 14 Nov 1965, Page 22
Funeral services for Mrs. Charlotte Hall Carson, 89, of Yorktown, who died Saturday in Williamsburg Community Hospital after a long illness, will be conducted at 2 p.m. today in Riverside Funeral Home chapel. The Rev. Claude Barclay, pastor of Yorktown Baptist Church, will officiate, with William O. Miller assisting.
Burial will be in Peninsula Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Paul Dale, David Fryer, Arnold Lewis, John Mitchell, Joe D. Snyder Jr., and William J. Paschall.
The family will be at the John Mitchell residence, 10 White Oak Drive, Newport News.
The Daily Press
Monday, 26 Oct 1970, Page 5
Mrs. John Murphie
Mrs. Elizabeth Carson Murphie, 62, 7009 Belvedere Drive, Newport News, widow of John Murphie, died Sunday in Riverside Hospital following a brief illness.
She was a member of Bethany Gospel Chapel.
Survivors include a son, R. Andrew Murphie of Yorktown; a sister, Mrs. James Timoney of Wayne, NJ, and two brothers, Harry Carson of Pompano Beach, FL, and Frederick Carson of Levittown, NY.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. in Bethany Gospel Chapel by the Rev. William White, pastor and the Rev. John L. Nicholas.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Riverside Funeral Home.
The family is at 35-68th Street
Tuesday, 27 Oct 1970, Page 5
Mrs. John Murphie
A funeral service for Mrs. Elizabeth Carson Murphie, 62, 7009 Belvedeere Drive, Newport News, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 2 p.m. today in Bethany Gospel Chapel by the Rev. William White and the Rev. John L. Nicholas. Burial will be in Peninsula Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be William O. Millar Jr., Albert Millar, John Hitchell, Edward Michael, Murray Gold and Collin Kelly."