DEARING, Ga. - Mr. Edward Herman Phillips, 81, of Dearing, entered into rest January 21, 2009.
Mr. Phillips was born in Wrightsville, Ga., and was the son of the late Frank Phillips and the late Mary Pilgrim Phillips. He served in the U. S. Army during WWII and was retired as a truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Sarah T. Phillips, Dearing; daughters, Sue Padgett (Charles), Avera, Ga., Linda Murphy (Billy), Brownwood, Texas, Brenda Ash (Wayne), Martinez; son, Eddie Phillips, Martinez; brothers, J.W. Phillips, Loganville, Ga., Frank Phillips, Jr., Covington, Ga.; sister, Inez Josey, Macon, Ga.; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; step-daughter, Sylvia Pate, Dearing; and a nephew, Wyman Phillips, Grovetown.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.