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Brian Clayton Murphy


Brian Clayton Murphy

Brian Clayton Murphy – 64, of Kensington, PE, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2023 in the Prince County Hospital, Summerside, PE. Born in Halifax on June 8, 1958, he was a son of the late Clayton and Shirley (England) Murphy. Brian’s first jobs were driving truck for Newfoundland Frozen Food and Metis in Lakeside, NS and he worked at PWA in Greenwich. In 1993 he moved to Prince Edward Island. There he started his business, Murphy Farm Services. His work took him to many dairy and pig farms on the island. Brian loved to plant a garden and harvest all its bounty. He was a farmer at heart, having had many animals over the years. He will be sadly missed each and every day by his loving family. Brian is survived by his sons, Clayton and Jesse Murphy, Washago, ON; his three sisters, Heather (Ron) Monteith, Upper Canard, Sheila (Peter) Hughes, Habitant and Sheri Murphy, Lower Sackville; nieces and nephews, Jeffrey Monteith, Barrie, ON, Melissa Monteith, (Mike Watson), Iron Rock, Ashley and Matthew Hughes, Habitant. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Blaine Murphy, and niece, Emily Hughes. At this time, the family would like to thank Sterling Bowness and Kelly Stoddard for all their love and support shown to Brian. The funeral service will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. Greg White officiating. A video webcast will be available at the time of the service. Interment will take place in St. John’s Anglican Cemetery, Church Street, Port Williams. Donations in memory may be made to a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. To view the video webcast or for on-line condolences and inquiries please visit:

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Service Date
Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Service Time
2:00 p.m.
Service Location
White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, Nova Scotia

There will be no visitation by request

Burial Location
St. John's Anglican Cemetery, Church Street, Port Williams, Nova Scotia

Requested Charity
Charity of the Donor's Choice