Funeral arrangements are set for Georgia State Representative Quincy Murphy, who died August 1st after a long battle with cancer.
A visitation will be held on Thursday August 8th at Tabernacle Baptist Church from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Murphy's funeral will be Friday August 9th at Tabernacle Baptist Church at 11:00 a.m.
Murphy, a Democrat, served in the Georgia General Assembly for 11 years. He represented parts of Richmond and Jefferson Counties. Under Georgia code, Governor Nathan Deal has ten days to call a special election to fill Murphy's unexpired term.