CHAFFEE -- Carol Jean Searle Phillips, 57, died at 3:50 p.m. Jan. 16, 2007, at Chaffee Nursing Center from complications related to an automobile accident, which occurred in 1986.
She had been a resident of Chaffee Nursing Center since 1988. She was born May 22, 1949, in Erie, Pa., to Harold and Gertrude Robison Searle. She and James David Phillips of Oran were married Nov. 26, 1978. He died as the result of an automobile accident Dec. 9, 1981, in Youngstown, Ohio.
Carol leaves behind her loving children, a son, Christopher Kaushakis, and daughter, Kathy Kaushakis, both of Cleveland, Ohio; one grandson, Cory Kaushakis of Shaker Heights, Ohio; sisters, Susan Nyary of Brunswick, Ohio, and Shirley Vogel of Essex Junction, Vt.; sister-in-law, Karen Blevins of Chaffee; and brother-in-law, Delbert Phillips of Scott City.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a son, James Kaushakis.
A memorial service is planned at a later date in Arkansas.
Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.