francesmurphy head
Frances Rosa Murphy Head, 85, of Owensboro died Friday, Oct. 29, 2004 at her home. She was born July 30, 1919 in Daviess County to Joseph Thomas Murphy and Mary Augusta Bickwermert Murphy. She was a homemaker and a member of Immaculate Catholic Church. She was preceeded in death by her husband, Bernard F. Head, who died in 2002. Survivors include a son, Herman and Maxine Head of Stanley, a daughter, Sister Julia Head, OSU of Owensboro; four stepgrandchildren; two brothers, Herbert Murphy of Newman and Lawrence Murphy of Owensboro; three sisters, Mary Emma Blair of Owensboro, Mildred Allender of Evansville, and Regina Lewis of Owensboro; and several nieces and nephews. The family wish expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Hospice and Palliative Care of the Ohio Valley, Inc. 723 Harvard Drive, Owensboro, KY 42303.

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  1. Dearest Sister Julia and friend, & neighbor Regina, I was so sorry to hear of Frances passing. At the present time, I am in Montana visiting my son and his family. After Shirley passed away in June, I know how hard it is. I will see you all when I get hom

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