Carrie Phillips, age 89, of Sidney, passed away on Sunday, July 3,
2016 at Premier Healthcare in Troy.
She was born on November 22, 1926 in Stearns, Ky., the daughter of
the late George and Frona (Coffey) Worley.
On November 3, 1946, Carrie married Gilbert T. Phillips whom
preceded her in death on October 28, 1999.
She is survived by her four children—Wanda (Jerry) Turner and Ronnie
Phillips both of Sidney, Raymond (Myrna) Phillips of Eubank, Ky. and
Ray (Barbara) Phillips of Kings Mountain, Ky.; 11 grandchildren; 25
great-grandchildren; six siblings—Evelyn Gibson, Elsie Crisp, Lola
Jones, Thelma Jones, Alonzo Worley, and Arnold Worley all of Stearns,
Also surviving are Brenda, Jim and Olivia Bowman, Joyce Ann and
Harold Dalton, Jureda and Leamon Spradlin, Phyllis and James
Winningham, all whom Carrie considered as her extended daughters,
sons, grandchildren and sister and brother.
Preceding her in death were two daughters—Hazel Beasley and Janie
Phillips, one granddaughter—Cheyene Turner; one grandson—Daniel
Hughes; one brother—Homer Worley; and one sister—Lona Godsey.
She was a homemaker and loved cooking and feeding her guests.
She was a true help and a strong right arm to her husband in his
She loved gospel music and was a member of Gloryland United Baptist
Church in Muncie, Ind.
Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2016 in the
funeral home chapel with Rev. James Bowman and Pastor Byron Jones
officiating. Burial was in the Cedar Point Cemetery in Pasco.
Memorials may be made to The Gideon's International P.O. Box 140800
Nashville, TN 37214 in Carrie Phillips' memory.
Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made to the
Phillips family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com
Cromes Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on July 12, 2016