December 9, 2020
STARKVILLE – Margaret Murphey Weining, 103, died Dec. 2, 2020. An online memorial service will be held. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Weining was born March 16, 1917, in Laurel, to the late Edward Joseph and Ruth Sammons Murphey. She was previously employed as the owner of a bookstore, with a telephone company and with the Social Security Administration. She was a member of First Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Edward, Herman and a still-born sister, Flora Pauline. She is survived by her children, Bob Weining Ruth Jernigan both of Starkville, Ed Weining of Collinswood, New Jersey and John Weining of Glen Ridge, New Jersey; and six grandchildren.