Ronald D. Murphey, 65, of Lincoln, passed away Saturday, November 28, 2020. He was born on December 24, 1954 to Pat and Beulah (Newsham) Murphey in Columbus, Ohio. Air Force Veteran. Former chief of police Wilber police department, former state patrolman. He enjoyed watching the Kansas City Chiefs.\n\nHe is survived by children, Craig (Stacie) Murphey, Kerri (Zane) Murphey; grandchildren, Finnian, Callahan; former spouse, Cherri Murphey.\n\nPreceded in death by parents, Pat and Beulah Murphey; brother, James Murphey.\n\nA Celebration of Life will take place at a later date.