Erath Co. Cemeteries of TX
Submitted by Michelle Rester
Willie “Granny Bill” Phillips
January 24, 1917 – November 27, 2007
Willie “Granny Bill” Phillips, age 90, of Picayune died Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at Northshore Regional Medical Center in Slidell, LA. Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 28th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at Picayune Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, December 1st at Springlake Cemetery, Earth, TX.
“Granny Bill”, born in Rawls, TX, moved to this area eighteen years ago from Muleshoe, TX. She was a homemaker and a member of Springlake Baptist Church.
She is survived by: two sons, A. J. Phillips of Brownfield, TX and Weldon Phillips of Cartersville, GA; one daughter, Lawanda Pruitt of Picayune; one sister, Ida Collier of Scurry, TX; seven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Foster Phillips and two sisters, Mae Phillips and Irene King.