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Dr Marion C. Phillips
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1920
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: May 15, 1998, USA

PHILLIPS-- Dr. Marion C ., III, age 77, of Norman. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 20, 1998 at 10 a.m. in the First Christian Church of Norman.

Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. in Memorial Park Cemetery in Tulsa. The
services will be officiated by Reverend Hugh Wilson. Services are under the direction of Mayes Funeral Directors.

Dr. Phillips died May 15, 1998. Dr. Phillips was born October 17, 1920 in Tulsa, OK to Marion C. and Ruth Pexton Phillips Jr.

He graduated from Tulsa Clinton High School in Tulsa in 1938 and attended Tulsa University receiving his B.S. degree. In August of 1949 he moved to Norman where he attended Oklahoma University receiving his Master's and Ph.D. in Business. Dr. Phillips was the Director of the Graduate School of Business at Oklahoma University. He was employed at the University from 1950 until his retirement in
1988. He was a member of Delta Sigma Pi and the First Christian Church of Norman.

Dr. Phillips served in the United States Army Reserves and in WWII and retired as a Lt. Col. in 1959. On November 27, 1942 he married Geraldine Yount in Tulsa, she preceded him in death in 1989. Dr. Phillips is survived by: 1 son, Ronald Phillips of Norman; 1 granddaughter, Taylor Grey Bender of Durham, NC; 1 great-grandson, William Joseph Bender of Durham, NC; his mother, Ruth C. Phillips of Tulsa; 1 sister, Florene Widdows of Roundrock, TX; 1 brother, Lowell Phillips of Tulsa.

He was preceded in death by: his wife, Geraldine; his father, Marion C. Phillips Jr. and 1 son, Marion Carl Phillips IV. Memorials may be made in his name to the First Christian Church of Norman. (Tulsa World) 
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  Geraldine Lafette Yount Phillips (1921 - 1989)*
  Marion Carl Phillips (1944 - 1949)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
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Record added: Jan 18, 2011
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Dr Marion C. Phillips
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