By Betty Gandee
On August 15 the Golden Delicious Festival committee met and voted on the new 2019 Golden Delicious Belle. There were five nominations, and the 2019 Belle is was awarded to Mrs. Nancy Murphy of Enoch. Nancy was nominated by her special friend Michelle Bodkins.
Nancy is a lifelong resident of Enoch, Dog Run. She was born January 18,1937, one of nine children born of Artie and Dewy Asbury. In 1952 she married Russell Murphy and together they had six children: Rusty, Rhonda, Bruce, Joe, Teddy and Benny. She has 13 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren.
Nancy attends Pleasant Dale Baptist Church of Dog Run. In September of 1972, Nancy became a business owner and opened up her own flower shop. Her beautiful touch has been seen in many things of the past 47 years, from prom, homecomings, weddings, and remembering loved ones. Her love for her family, friends, church, and community has been a blessing to all.
Congratulations to the new 2019 Golden Delicious Belle, Nancy Murphy!