ALTON - Tibby James Murphy, 61, entered into eternal life with grace and dignity at his home surrounded by family. Born in Old Town, he lived in the area his entire life. During his leisure time he loved hunting and fishing along the Penobscot River and the Allagash among other rural spots in upstate Maine. Most recently he worked at Old Town Canoe. He is predeceased by his parents and one brother. He is survived by his son Jesse Lee Murphy and his wife Ammie and three grandchildren, Natalie, Kaitlyn and Aidan of Farmington, MN. He is also survived by three sisters, a brother and his long time companion. He was well known in his community.