|Birth: ||Nov. 30, 1903|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 1972|
Harry Thomas Phillips, 68, of 5090 Eck Road, Middletown, died at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio after an illness of three months.
He was born in Parson, WV and had been a resident of Middletown for 30 years. He graduated from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio in 1928 and did graduate work at Ohio State and Indiana University. He began his career in 1923 in Palestine, Ohio, where he taught the physical sciences and mathematics. In 1941, he joined the faculty of McKinley Middle School as health, general math and general business teacher. Mr. Phillips retired in 1971 after 45 years of teaching, 30 years of that time in the Middletown Public Schools.
Mr. Phillips became director of audio-visual education at Middletown Freshman High School in 1969, a position he held until retiring. He was a past president of the Middletown Teachers Association; and a member of Theta Upsilon Omega; Phi Sigma; Lincoln Lodge, F & AM; Middletown Camera Club; and a charter member of the High 12 and the Madison Lions Club.
Surviving are his wife, Mary; three daughters; three brothers, Carl of Hamilton; Troy of Glendale and Leo of Miamisburg; seven sisters, Mrs. Ethel Moore of Defiance; Mrs. Olive Alexander of New Paris; Mrs. Mary Ellen Wolf of Trotwood; Mrs. Ruthmae Hamilton, Mrs. Esther Morrissey and Mrs. Mabel Burckle, all of Dayton, and Mrs. Beulah DeMoss of Lynchburg; seven grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Matthew L. Phillips (1879 - 1932)
Mary Bessie Fitzwater Phillips (1880 - 1971)
Mary L Tindall Phillips (1909 - 1999)
Harry Thomas Phillips (1903 - 1972)
Ethel Jane Phillips Moore (1905 - 1988)*
Carl James Phillips (1907 - 1980)*
Troy Hartford Phillips (1909 - 1993)*
Ora Olive Phillips Alexander (1911 - 1998)*
Mary Ellen Phillips Wolf (1912 - 1998)*
Beulah Ramona Phillips DeMoss (1915 - 1999)*
Ruthmae Cromley Phillips Hamilton (1918 - 2016)*
Leo Elwood Phillips (1920 - 2013)*
Esther Pearl Phillips Lewis (1922 - 2016)*
Mabel Phillips Burckle (1925 - 1992)*
Butler County Memorial Park
Created by: Mary E. Wolf Hitt
Record added: Mar 21, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 126677595