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Wesley Phillips, 100, Taylor Co., KY (1910-2011)

He was a native of Taylor Co., KY. He was member of the Buffalo Church of the Nazarene and a retired farmer and carpenter.

Wesley Phillips, 100, of Hodgenville, KY, formerly of Campbellsville, KY, died at 12:30 amET, Wednesday, July 20, 2011 in Hodgenville.

The funeral service will be at 11amET/10amCT, Saturday, July 23, 2011 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KYBro. Mitch Hedge and Bro. Eugene Centers. Burial will be in the Elk Horn Cemetery.

Wesley Phillips, Taylor Co., KY (1910-2011)

Wesley Phillips was the son of the late Clarence S. Phillips and Eliza Jane Woodrum Phillips was born September 7, 1910, in Taylor Co. KY. He died Wednesday, July 20, 2011 in Hodgenville, LaRue Co., KY, at the age of 100 years, 10 months, and 13 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Buffalo Church of the Nazarene.He was a retired farmer and carpenter.

He united in marriage to Dorothy Benningfield May 30, 1931. She preceded him in death August 27, 1984.

He united in marriage to Sue Lloyd December 28, 1985.

Besides his wife, Sue Phillips, he is survived by the following:
  • One son: Dallas Lynn Phillips and wife, Annetta of La Grange, KY

  • Two step-daughters: Hope Cox and husband, Michael of Rineyville, KY; and Faye Johnson and husband, Murray of Gallatin, TN

  • Seven grandchildren: Sandra Sharp of New Castle, Kentucky, Mona Burton, of Columbia, KY; Karen Button of Port St. Lucie, FL, Rhonda Forsythe of North Carolina, Cherie Springman and Alecia Kollasch of Phoenix, AZ; and Trinka Hall of Black Canyon City, AZ

  • Twenty-two great-grandchildren

  • Twenty-three great-great-grandchildren

  • One sister: Margaret McDonald of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by one son: Buford Douglas Phillips April 6, 2011 and and two grandsons: Peri Douglas Phillips and Roger Phillips; two brothers and three sisters: Wallace Phillips, Sam E. Phillips, Myrtle Wise, Alta Stephens and Grace Wise.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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