Originally created 05/08/99

Mrs. Clara Phillips



STILLMORE, Ga. -- Mrs. Clara Phillips, 88, died Saturday, May 1, 1999, at Emanuel Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Ohoopee Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. Alfred Cason and E.J. Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Phillip Cemetery, Lexsy.

Mrs. Phillips, a native of Emanuel County, was the mother of the Gethsemane Baptist Church, Lexsy.

Survivors include two sons, H.S. Phillips Jr., Stillmore, and Leroy Phillips, Lexsy; three daughters, Verlie Bobbitt, Lexsy, Dessie Woods, Stillmore, and Peggy K. Bell, Twin City; a sister, Estella Phillips, Swainsboro; and 18 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Gethsemane Baptist Church and Ohoopee Grove Baptist Church.

Mosley's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.