Ruby Kaye Phillips

Ruby Kaye Phillips

Ruby Kaye Phillips, age 95 of Carrollton, entered her heavenly home Saturday, September 5, 2020. She was born February 22, 1925 in Troup County, Georgia, daughter to the late Arthur Lee Turman, Sr and Susie Moody Turman. She was joined in union February 12, 1944 to her late husband Marion S. Phillips of 63 years. She was a homemaker and raised 13 wonderful children and will be missed dearly. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her ; sons, Curtis Lee “Curt” Phillips, Thomas L. Phillips and James Phillips; daughter, Jennie Phillips Walker; daughter in law, Myrice Phillips, great grandson; Aldrelyn J. Ingram, great-great grandson; Giuseppe Davis, 6 sisters, Nettie L. Deans, Zettie L. McCullough, Lelia Lindsey, Clara Duncan, Willie Ruth with the most recent, Laura M. Taylor and 4 brothers, Milton Turman, Arthur L. Turman, William G. Turman, and Bobby L. Turman. Those left behind to cherish her memory are her children, Betty N. Ingram and Teresa K. Sadberry of Carrollton, Georgia, Willie S. Phillips (Mary) of Groveport, Ohio, Jerry Phillips (Marie) of New Bedford, Ma, Bobby R. Phillips (Janet), and Edward E. Phillips of Carrollton, Georgia, Suzette Bianchi (John) and Yvette Phillips of Boston, Massachusetts, Dennis L. Phillips (Valerie) of St. Petersburg, Florida, and Johnny K. Phillips (Linda) of Fayetteville, Georgia and 28 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, and 15 great-great grandchildren. The extended family and friends are invited to the graveside service at 1:00pm. An interment will follow in West Georgia Memorial Park with James N. Ingram Jr., Kevin E. Ingram, Fabian J. Phillips, Kenneth M. Walker, Christopher M. Walker, Rod Rowland Jr., David Rowland, James Phillips, Bryan Phillips and Matthew B. Walker serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel on 9-11 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, we encourage everyone to make the best decisions to remain safe. If anyone wishes to attend these gatherings, please remember to remain 6 feet apart from those not in your household and wear personal protective equipment, if available. For those unable to attend the service, a live stream of the service will be available on Hightower Family Funeral Home’s Facebook page. Messages of condolences can be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com . Martin and Hightower Heritage Chapel has charge of the arrangements. The family would like to give a special thanks to Central Home Health and Tanner Hospice for the care that was provided to Mrs. Phillips.
February 22, 1925 - September 5, 202002/22/192509/05/2020
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Ruby Kaye Phillips, age 95 of Carrollton, entered her heavenly home Saturday, September 5, 2020. She was born February 22, 1925 in Troup County, Georgia, daughter to the late Arthur Lee Turman, Sr and Susie Moody Turman. She was joined in union February 12, 1944 to her late husband Marion S. Phillips of 63 years. She was a homemaker and raised 13 wonderful children and will be missed dearly. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her ; sons, Curtis Lee “Curt” Phillips, Thom...

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Sep
11
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Friday, September 11 2020
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
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Carrollton, GA 30117
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12
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Saturday, September 12 2020
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
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West Georgia Memorial Park
4194 Carrollton-Villa Rica Highway
Carrollton, GA 30117
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West Georgia Memorial Park
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Carrollton, GA 30117
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