Eulalia B. Phillips

July 04, 1912 ‒ January 11, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Eulalia B. Phillips, age 96, of Mount Vernon, died Sunday January 11, 2009 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. Eulalia was born July 4, 1912 in Morrow County, to Fleet R. Lemon Sr. and Goldie (Kennedy) Lemon and had spent most of her lifetime in Knox county.

She was a member of the Green Valley United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women, the United Methodist Women’s Flower Club and had served the church for several years as their treasurer. Eulalia had been a member of Liberty Grange for sixty-three years and was a member of the Rebekah Lodge.

Surviving are her brother Fleet R. (Eloise) Lemon Jr. of Sardis, Ohio; her stepdaughter Joy Allison of Mansfield; step grandson Bobby (Twila) Allison of Fredericktown; several nieces and nephews her sister-in-law Francis Phillips; her friend Polly Rowe and many longtime friends. Besides her parents Eulalia was preceded in death by her devoted husband Robert H. Phillips, her brothers James D. Lemon, Foster E. (Katherine) Lemon and Clifford L. (Letha) Lemon and her sisters Eleanor Bowsher and Evelyn (Howard) Boner.

Friends may call Tuesday January 13, 2009 from 6pm to 8pm at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Additional calling hours will be Wednesday January 14, 2009 from 1pm to 2pm at the Green Valley United Methodist Church where funeral services will be held at 2 pm with Rev. Sam Troyer officiating. Burial will follow at Green Valley Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Green Valley United Methodist Church.

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