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Novella M. Phillips, Casey Co., KY (1940-2011)

She was a homemaker, former employee of Fruit of the Loom and of the Baptist faith.

Novella M. Phillips, of Campbellsville, KY died Tuesday February 8, 2011 at the Taylor Regional Hospital. She was 70.

Funeral services are 2pmET/1pmCT, Saturday February 12, 2011, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville ST, Liberty, KY, by Bro. Dwight Coffman and Bro. Michael M. Murphy. Burial is at Caney Fork Cemetery. Visitation is Saturday, February 12, 2011, at 10amET/9amCT, until funeral service.

Novella M. Phillips, Casey Co., KY (1940-2011)

Novella M. Phillips, Casey Co., KY was born Saturday, July 13, 1940 in Casey County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Murl and Effie Lay Murphy. She died Tuesday, February 8, 2011, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 70 years, 6 months, and 30 days.

She was a homemaker, former employee of Fruit of the Loom and of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by former husband and father of her children, Harry Phillips; daughter, Cynthia Phillips; and brother, Jerry Murphy. Survivors include the following:
  • Five sons: Jonathan, Tracy and Jeff Phillips all three of Frankfort, KY; Mark Phillips of Lexington, KY; and Travis Phillips of Paducah, KY

  • Four grandchildren

  • Ten great-grandchildren

  • Four brothers: Mike and Teddy Murphy both of Indiana, Walter Murphy of Liberty, KY; and Donald Murphy of Campbellsville, KY

  • And sisters, Mildred Monday of Indiana and Charolette Cochran of Hustonville, KY
McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville ST, Liberty, KY in charge of arrangements.

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