GIBSON, Ga.- Mrs. Janie Bell Templeton Phillips, 91, entered into rest December 13, 2004 at McDuffie County Hospital.
Funeral services were held Thursday, December 16, 2004 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Horeb Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Moore and family friend Sara Cranford officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Phillips was a native of Jefferson County. She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Horeb Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by a husband Mr. William G. Templeton, and also Mr. Samson Phillips, two twin children, Frankie Templeton and Frances Templeton Ellis.
Survivors include three sons, James Morris Templeton, Silverspring, MD; William Ray Templeton, Thomson; Charles Michael Ellis, Mt. Vernon; two daughters, Alice Buckner, Gibson; and Jo Turner, Hartwell; eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, nine great-great-grandchildren, and one great-great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers were James Cranford, James Thompson, Tony Sexton, Chuck Norton, Larry Herndon, Jack Templeton, Curtis James and Gene Prescott. James Funeral Home, Oaklawn Chapel, Inc., of Wrens, was in charge of arrangements.