Feb. 21, 1923—Jan. 8, 2014
Elizabeth Zeola (Derossett) Phillips, 90, of Crossville, passed away Jan. 8, 2014, at WyndRidge Health and Rehabilitation Center in Crossville. Funeral services will be held Sunday, Jan. 19, at Bilbrey Funeral Home at 3 p.m., with the Rev. Jerry Mayo officiating. Special music will be provided by Julia Burgess, Mike Stone and Ann Looney. Burial will follow at Green Acres Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 to 3 p.m.
She was born Feb. 21, 1923, in Midlong, AR, the daughter of the late Oran and Maud (Bohannon) DeRossett.
Mrs. Phillips was retired from TAP Publishing and was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Crossville.
She is survived by her sons, Robert Harold Phillips (Sheri) of Crossville and Steve Allen Phillips of Marietta, GA; grandson, Chad Douglas Phillips of Dallas, TX; and granddaughter, Tiffany Michelle Phillips of Crossville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Harold Phillips; brother, Prentiss DeRossett; and sisters, Irma Haddad and Phala Roberson.
Pallbearers will be Thom Thurman, Larry Phillips, Bill Boston, Joe Young, David Hollinsworth and Chad Phillips.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Feb. 21, 1923—Jan. 8, 2014
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