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Alpha Branson Phillippie
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1896
Death: 1981

"Alphie" was a kind woman with a giving heart. She died of a heart attack when she was in her 80s.

She had twin daughters, Beverly and Betty, who were extremely beautiful. Beverly was killed in a car accident, but she left behind two daughters, Sherrie and Victoria. Sherrie is Debbie Scott's mother.

Alpha experimented in the mystical and was known to be a psychic. She read palms and tarot cards professionally. She foresaw her own death.

Alphie was born in Worth County, Denver Mo. Her Father was George Irvin Branson and her mother was Mertie Defield.

When she was a toddler, she lost one of her eyes. She was in a room alone for only a short time when the accident occurred. No one knows how she lost the eye, but it was probably due to a fork the family found in the room.

Alphie married Elmer E. Phillippie (b: JAN 1888 in Ringgold, Iowa). The two had several children, including: Fern Phillippie b: 1913;Ruth Phillippie b: 1915; Elbert Phillippie b: 28 MAY 1918 in Iowa; Betty Phillip and Beverly Phillippie. She has several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She had several brothers and sisters, including: Ella Branson, Fenton Branson, Dillard Branson, Lorraine Branson, and Welby Vernon Branson who preceded her in death.

Her funeral was held at the Rupp Funeral home in St. Joseph.

Created by: Bobette
Record added: Jun 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14626775

In Remembrance
- Jacquelyn Hoffman Striplin
 Added: Jun. 21, 2016

- R!
 Added: Apr. 7, 2009
Thinking of you today, Aunt Alphie.
- Bobette
 Added: Feb. 13, 2009
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