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Estelle Phillips

Saturday, December 8, 2007

SIKESTON -- Estelle Phillips, 85, died at 9:05 a.m. Dec. 7, 2007, at her home.

Born Sept. 24, 1922, at Lawrenceburg, Tenn., daughter of the late W.T. and Elizabeth Nolley Watson, she was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ in Sikeston.

On Oct. 25, 1941, in New Madrid, she married J.C. Phillips who preceded her in death on Jan. 27, 2005.

She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Pat Wilson, and one sister, Mary Harris.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Beverly Phillips of Bell City; three daughters and one son-in-law, Sue Worth of Sikeston, Kay and Steve Pressley of Fort Smith, Ark., and Marsha White of Essex; three brothers, Ted Watson of Sikeston, Tony Watson of Piggott, Ark., and Bill Watson, address unknown; and 14 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-


Visitation is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. today at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston where services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday with Pat Hogan, pastor of the Shady Acres Church of Christ, officiating.

Burial will follow in the Forest Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Morley.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons: Phillip Wilson, Derek Wilson, Luke Phillips, Mike Worth, Craig Worth, Chase Pressley, Chance Pressley, Trey White and John White.

Memorial contributions may be sent to:

Crowley's Ridge College 100 College Drive Paragould, AR 72450