She may be gone but long from forgotten; The Murphy family looks to the future without Alexis. The appeals process for the man convicted of killing the Nelson County teenager is moving forward and Laura Murphy, Alexis Murphy’s mother, says once it’s over, she intends to visit Randy Taylor and ask him for information on her daughter’s whereabouts. After a jury found Taylor guilty of first degree murder in May, the family said it plans to create a scholarship in her honor to help young women get a college education. There has also been some discussion about creating a public park in in her memory. The disappearance of Alexis Murphy has been one of the most high profile cases in Nelson County’s history.