PHILLIPS, BETTY - Washington County, Arkansas | BETTY PHILLIPS - Arkansas Gravestone Photos


Baptist Ford (Greenland) Cemetery
Washington County,

July 13, 1927 - July 9, 1998

April 16, 1929 - July 25, 2015

Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Tuesday, July 28, 2015

SPRINGDALE — Betty R. Phillips, 86, of Springdale died Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Fayetteville. She was born April 16, 1929, in Greenland to William Claude and Pauline Webb Ross.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Claude and Pauline Ross; her husband, James R. Phillips; a brother, Buddy Ross; and a son, Stephen Ashley Phillips.

Betty was a custom seamstress who specialized in wedding formal wear. She was a constant donor to Baptist Ford Cemetery. Betty was loved by all neighbors and friends who lived near her.

She is survived by two sons, Michael R. Phillips and James R. Phillips, II; a daughter, Sheila A. Phillips; a granddaughter, Katie Leonard; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at Baptist Ford Cemetery with Ervin Hutchins officiating under the direction of Beard's Chapel. There is no scheduled visitation.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or Baptist Ford Cemetery. Condolences at

Married August 29, 1947

Contributed on 8/9/15 by wfields55
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Submitted: 8/9/15 • Approved: 8/16/15 • Last Updated: 8/19/15 • R1091785-G1091784-S3

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