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Phyllis Greenlee Addison
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1924
Fremont
Dodge County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 2007
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA

Phyllis Greenlee Addison, a 28-year resident of New Roads, died at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007, at Hospice of Baton Rouge. She was 83 and a native of Fremont, Neb. She was also a summer resident of Estes Park, Colo., for 15 years.

She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, J'Ann and Howell Wright; and three sons and their wives, Tommy and Christie Addison, Larry and Billie Addison, and David and Patricia Addison. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; Kim and Keith Cox, and numerous other nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 55 years, Clifton Thomas Addison Jr.; mother, Geraldine Ellis Greenlee; father, John Harold Greenlee; brother, Harold Greenlee; and sister, Helen Cox.

For more than 20 years, she served as a public school teacher and school administrator in East Baton Rouge Parish schools. For more than 35 years, she was an active member of First United Methodist Church in Baton Rouge, where she and her husband were members of the Wedding Ring Class. She was an active member of the New Roads community and shared her love of music as a member of the First United Methodist Church, where she played the organ for many years. She also participated in several organizations including the Reading Circle, Historical Society, Music Club and Pointe Coupee General Hospital Auxiliary. She was also active in professional honor sororities Delta Kappa Gamma and Kappa Delta Pi.

Visitation at First United Methodist Church, 206 Pennsylvania Ave., New Roads until religious service at conducted by the Rev. Wayne Austin. Interment in Greenoaks Memorial Park, Baton Rouge.

Obituary published in The Advocate from 11/24/2007 - 11/26/2007.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John "Harold" Greenlee (1895 - 1984)
 
 Spouse:
  Clifton T. Addison (1917 - 1996)
 
Burial:
Greenoaks Memorial Park
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Rita Graves
Record added: Nov 26, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23116484
Phyllis <i>Greenlee</i> Addison
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