The Wayne County Outlook


July 10, 2012


7-11-12 — March 5, 1926‹July 1, 2012

    Bonnie Tucker Phillips, age 86, was born on March 5 1926, the daughter of the late Sam and Sennie Morrow Tucker. She passed away on Sunday, July 1,

2012  at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington.

    On April 2, 1946 she united in marriage with the late Gilbert Pirson Phillips who passed away on October 5, 2006.

    To this 60 year union eight children were born‹Lenvel Phillips, Sue Phillips, Loyce Phillips, Lonzo and his wife Lisa Phillips; Helen and her husband Boyd Foster; Linda and her husband Wayne Tucker; Carol and her husband Gary New and Buford Phillips who precedes his mother in death.

    Also surviving is her sister‹Edna Martin; two sisters-in-law‹Glendola Tucker and Gladys Tucker; ten grandchildren‹Rebecca Morgan, Jennifer Jones, Sandra Anderson, David Phillips, Mark Foster, Gerald Foster, Daniel Tucker, Kimberly Phillips, Sharon Hicks, Bradley Phillips; and nine great-grandchildren‹Makayla Jones, Drew Phillips, Gage Tucker, Jacob Anderson, Hayley Tucker, Monica Morgan, Emma Foster, Kayden Hicks and Allison Foster; with many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.

    She is preceded in death by her brothers‹Donald and Arnold Tucker; three infant siblings and two daughters-in-law‹Mary Phillips and Pearlie Phillips.

    She was a homemaker and loved her flowers, gardening and sewing.

    On August 14, 1949 she accepted Christ as her Savior and became a member of the Rock Springs Baptist Church and was a member of the Clay Hill Baptist Church at the time of her passing.

    Funeral services were held Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Rufus Hughes and Bro. David Morrow officiating. Burial was in the Denney Cemetery.

    Hickey and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


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