Mr. Gene R. Murphy, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on June 22, 2005. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Dee Rothermund Murphy. Surviving are Daughters and Sons-in-law: Donna and Bill O'Bryan, Buford, GA; Joyce and Tony Camp, Belmont, NC; Son and Daughter-in-law: David and Ruth Murphy, Cumming, GA; Grandchildren: Megan Murphy, Cumming, GA; Chase Murphy, Cumming, GA; Mackenna Murphy, Cumming, GA; Kyle O'Bryan, Buford GA; Shay O'Bryan, Buford, GA; Erica Camp, Belmont, NC; Aaron Camp, Belmont, NC; Brother: Neil Murphy, Kansas City, KS; Nieces and nephews. Mr. Murphy was born in Wheeling, West Virginia. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was Regional Credit manager for Goodrich Tire Company in Atlanta, GA. He was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Wheeling, West Virginia and a graduate of the University of West Virginia. He was an avid Braves fan and golfer. He enjoyed his wife, children and grandchildren. He was a member of the Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Buford, GA. He was a former resident of Brookside Assisted Living in Buford, GA. Funeral service will be held on Monday, June 27, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at the Prince of Peace Catholic church with Father Francisco Estrada officiating. Inerment in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Tucker, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 4:00-6:00 p.m. ARRANGEMENTS BY: FLANIGAN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY,Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com