Lela M. Phillips
February 2, 1933 - January 26, 2019
A Celebration of Life Service is planned for Saturday February 2, 2019 at 1:00 pm with a luncheon to follow at Huron Baptist Church, Oscoda, Michigan.
85, of Oscoda, Michigan passed away Saturday, January 26, 2019 in the loving presence of family. She was born February 2, 1933 in Sutherland Springs, Texas to the late Asa and Mattie Hobbs. Lela married her loving husband, Pastor Robert Phillips in 1953 and together they raised five children. She enjoyed gardening and most of all deeply loved her wonderful family. Lela retired from the Oscoda Schools after 30 years of service as a school bus driver, which she loved. In addition to her husband, Pastor Robert Phillips, she is survived by son Robert (Terri) Phillips, MO, daughter Edith (William) Hunt, MI, son Richard Phillips, MI, and daughters Janet (Randy) Kemp, OH, and Becky (David), Martin, MI.; 12 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren; and her sister, Mary McCracken, MI.. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother and 2 sisters as well as grandson and triplet great grandchildren . Per her wishes, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life Service is planned for Saturday February 2, 2019 at 1:00 pm with a luncheon to follow at Huron Baptist Church, Oscoda, Michigan. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
Pinecrest Cemetery, Oscoda, Michigan