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Sean Patrick Murphy

April 23, 1971 ~ September 3, 2021 (age 50)


Sean Patrick Murphy, 50, of Surfside Beach, SC passed away Friday, September 3, 2021 at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital. He was born April 23, 1971 in Spokane, WA son of Donna Purvis Husta and the late William Thomas Murphy, Jr.

In addition to his mother of Hannah, SC, Sean is survived by his loving wife, Lori Anne Murphy of Surfside Beach, SC; three sons, Sean Patrick Murphy, Jr., Nathan James Murphy and Michael Cooper Murphy all of Surfside Beach; one brother, Michael Murphy and his wife, Hope of Charleston, SC; one sister, Kim Sharp of KY; and two nephews, Sam and Andrew.

Sean loved his family wholeheartedly. He was a hard worker and was fleet manager for Better Brands. He was an avid outdoorsman and a member of the Sportsman Hunting Club in Lane, SC. He was very active in his son’s lives especially their sporting events in which he loved to attend and cheer them on. Sean enjoyed serving family and friends with advice and many large meals.

A funeral service will be held 2:00 Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at Garden City Chapel, 316 Dogwood Drive North, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 with David Hawkins officiating. Burial will follow at Ocean Woods Memorial Cemetery, 2408 S. Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

The family will receive friends Monday, September 6, 2021 from 5:00-7:00pm at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the GoFundMe account that has been set up in remembrance of Sean.

Condolences may be made at

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.

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September 6, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services
3558 Old Kings Highway
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Funeral Service
September 7, 2021

2:00 PM
Garden City Chapel 316 Dogwood Drive North, Murrells Inlet

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