Velma L. Phillips
Velma L. Phillips of Fowlerville, Michigan, passed away on October 10 at age 98. Velma was born in Webberville, Michigan June 8, 1924 to Hazen and Laura Monroe. She grew up in the Webberville and Stockbridge areas. She married Delmar Phillips in 1941.
In her adult years she was always involved in church work as well as working at Christian Salvage Mission (currently Mission Cry/CRI) where she served faithfully for 32 years.
Her memory is cherished by her sons: Danny (Ana) Phillips, Duane (Carol) Phillips, Paul (Carla deceased) Phillips, and her daughters; Linda Blankenship and Debbie (Bill) Wakeman. Her grandchildren: Keith, Kurt, Kris, Kevin, Jessica, Joshua, Angela, April, Natalie, Kyle, Kaleb and Kenneth and many great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Delmar, brothers Harold and Cloyd, and sister Cora Peterson.
There will be a visitation at Gorsline Funeral Home in Williamston, Michigan on Sunday, October 16, from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. Funeral service will be held on Monday, October 17, starting 11 am at First Baptist Church, 214 S. Grand Ave, Fowlerville. A visitation will take place prior to the service starting at 10 am. Graveside service to follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Fowlerville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mission Cry, P.O. Box 356, Fowlerville, MI 48836. Condolences may be mailed to 3785 Morrice Rd, Webberville, MI48892 or online email@example.com.