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Jesse Leazure Phillips
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Birth: May 6, 1862
Kuhntown
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1944
Kuhntown
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

J. Leazure Phillips, 82, of near Kuhntown, Pine Bank, RD 2, died at 9:10 PM, Sunday, April 30, 1944, following an illness of four weeks of complications.

Mr. Phillips was well known in the Kuhntown community, where he was born May 16, 1862, a son of Jesse and Mary Spragg Phillips. He was a member of the Kuhntown Methodist Church. He was a superintendent and teacher in the Sunday Scool for many years. He was also a member of IOOF Lodge at Kuhntown.

He was married 57 years ago to Elizabeth Jane Cole, who survives. He also leaves the following children: Mrs. Fred L. Headley, of Pine Bank, and William Layton Phillips, of Pine Bank, RD 2. A son, Walt L. Phillips, died in France during World War I.

He was of a family of 15 children, four of whom are living . Mrs. Deborah Finchum, of Woodward, Oklahoma; Levi Phillips and Thomas E. Phillips of Spraggs and Dr. George Phillips, of Morgantown, W. Va.

There are six grandchildren, three of whom are in the service. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Phillips (1824 - 1889)
  Mary Spragg Phillips (1827 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Jane Cole Phillips (1868 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Ocie Phillips Headley (1887 - 1982)*
  William Layton Phillips (1889 - 1968)*
  Walter Lindsay Phillips (1891 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Phillips (1847 - 1927)*
  Otho Phillips (1849 - 1872)*
  Caleb Phillips (1851 - 1922)*
  Levi Phillips (1853 - 1947)*
  Adam F. Phillips (1855 - 1911)*
  Thomas Enos Phillips (1858 - 1948)*
  Jesse Leazure Phillips (1862 - 1944)
  George Washington Phillips (1876 - 1961)**
  Daniel Webster Phillips (1880 - 1927)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Grave is unmarked
 
Burial:
Oakmont Cemetery
Waynesburg
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Nov 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44109012
Jesse Leazure Phillips
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