Originally created 08/20/00

Mrs. Ethel Phillips



Mrs. Ethel G. Phillips, 95, died Friday, Aug. 18, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Rev. Theodore Atwood officiating.

Mrs. Phillips, a native of Lyons, was a homemaker and a member of Jasper Springs Baptist Church, Savannah.

Survivors include seven sons, Bernard Phillips, Brunswick, Carlton Phillips, Rincon, Melvin Eugene Phillips, Houma, La. and Roy Harold Phillips, George Warren Phillips, Charles Durham Phillips, and Thomas Edward Phillips, all of Savannah; three daughters, Mary Elizabeth Howell, Johnston, S.C., Helen P. Clayton, Belvedere, and Patricia Ann Franca, Augusta; and 20 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association c/o St. Joseph Family Life Center, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30904; or to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1725, Augusta, GA 30809.

Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 20, 2000