Jim Murphy, the third of four children and only son of Patrick and Lily Murphy, nee Walsh, sadly passed away on 15th February 2020 at the age of 70. Jim lived all of his life in South London and went to school in Tulse Hill. He started his working life assembling sound equipment for rock and pop events and other performers in the 1960’s; he worked alongside many famous artists of the time. Later he worked as an archivist and document controller in the engineering industry and remained there until his retirement just a few years ago. Jim enjoyed gatherings and holidays with his family. For many years he played tennis regularly with friends he had known since his schooldays. During his final year he endured many challenges with his health including life changing surgery.
He will be sadly missed by his three sisters, five nephews, one niece, five great nieces and eight great nephews.