Doris Magruder

    Doris Elaine Magruder, 76, of Mineral Bluff, Ga., passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital.
    She was born in Cherokee County to the late William and Lelia Brown Raper.
    Doris was a bookkeeper. She loved to garden and take care of her flowers. Doris also loved interior decorating.
    She is survived by her husband, Michael Magruder; one son, Troy Williams; one daughter, Mina Ryan; one brother, Joe Rafier; two sisters, Barbara Porteus and Darlene Ball; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services will be held at noon p.m. Friday, July 12, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy. The Rev. Keith Mashburn will officiate.
    The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, July 12, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home.
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    Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

The Cherokee Scout

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Murphy, NC 28906
Phone: 828-837-5122
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