Joyce J. Murphy


Allegany – Joyce J. Murphy     "Loving Mother and Grandmother"


            Joyce J. Murphy, of 1440 Four Mile Road, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family.


            Joyce was born May 28, 1939 in Ashford Junction and was a daughter of Robert and Mabel Kelly Murphy.  She attended the Central Baptist Church.  Joyce enjoyed collecting bears and movies.


            Joyce is survived by; 8 children, Sandie G. Weigartz of Florida, David A. (Carol) Oaks, Jr. of Friendship, Georgia A. (Steve) Conrad of Killbuck, Carl W. "Billy" Smith of Florida, Gregory A Smith of Jamestown, Jamie L. Smith, Jodie L. Slaugenhaupt, and Marta A. (Robert) Emerton all of Olean; and 5 generations of grandchildren and great grandchildren.


            Joyce was predeceased by; a new born daughter, Annette Marie Smith on May 21, 1963, and 2 brothers, Joe and Tom Murphy.


            Friends will be received at the Central Baptist Church, 701 West State Street, Olean, on Monday, August 12, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm, at which time a Memorial Service will be held.  The Rev. Alan Yates, Pastor, will officiate.  Burial will be Tuesday Aug. 13, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. in Allegany Cemetery.


            Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, 646 East State Street, Olean.  Online condolences may be made at


            In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to the Central Baptist Church, 701 West State Street, Olean, New York 14760 or to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.