|Birth: ||Apr. 14, 1939|
|Death: ||Dec. 10, 2008|
Published in Elizabethton Star:
Mrs. Georgie Loretta Phillips, 69, 124 U.G. Buckles Road, Elizabethton, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2008, at Johnson City Medical Center following an extended illness.
Mrs. Phillips was the daughter of the late Abe and Mossie Pierce Buckles and was a native of Carter County. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Rita Oliver. Mrs. Buckles formerly worked at G.E. and was a member of the Blue Springs Christian Church.
Mrs. Phillips is survived by her husband, Larry Phillips of the home; a daughter, Lora Richard Duke, Elizabethton; a son and daughter-in-law, Les and Lorna Richard, Elizabethton; a granddaughter, Jessica Duke, Elizabethton; two grandsons, Les Allen Richard and his wife, Sabrina, and Lorn Kenneth Richard, Elizabethton; a brother, Carl "Buck" Buckles, Elizabethton; a sister, Eudean Pasquale, Watauga; four great-grandchildren, Lane, Jayden, Gaige, and Drew Richard.
The funeral service for Mrs. Phillips will be conducted on Friday, Dec. 12, 2008, at 8 p.m. in the Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, Elizabethton, with Mr. Richard Thomason officiating. The family will receive friends in the funeral home chapel from 7-8 p.m. prior to the service on Friday and at the residence at other times. The graveside service and interment will be conducted on
Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008, at 10 a.m. in the Buckles Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the funeral home at 9 a.m. Saturday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family electronically by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book, or by fax 423-542-9499. Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the family. Office, 423-542-2232; Obituary line, 543-4617.
Abe L Buckles (1916 - 1990)
Mossie Pierce Buckles Wilson (1920 - 1999)
Larry Vance Phillips (1936 - 2012)
Georgia Loretta Buckles Phillips (1939 - 2008)
Rita H Buckles Oliver (1942 - 1990)*
Created by: Wanda Pierce Johnson
Record added: Sep 04, 2012
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