MURPHY, MABEL ACKER age 83 of Bessemer, Al. passed away peacefully on March 20, 2013. She was a loving wife, mother, aunt and grandmother. She is preceded in death by her husband, Eugene; parents J. B. and Gladys Oglesby Acker, sister Irene Acker (J. C.) Parker, brothers, Dan Acker and Mickey (Nancy) Acker. She is survived by her sons, David E. Murphy and Timothy K. (Karen) Murphy; grandson, Timothy K. Murphy, Jr.; brother, Sammy (Sue) Acker; sister-in-law, Doris Acker, and many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 22, 2013 from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM at Peoples Chapel Funeral Home followed by a funeral service in the chapel at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Family requests that memorials be made to the Alabama Kidney Foundation, Inc. or the Arthritis Foundation.