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Ruth Lancaster Phillips

Ruth Lancaster Phillips
April 8, 1933 - January 19, 2013

Ruth Lancaster Phillips, 79, passed away on January 19, 2013 in Wichita Falls. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, January 24, 2013 in Crestview Cemetery with Rev. Harvey McMurry, officiating. Arrangements are under the ion of Lunns Colonial Funeral Home.

Ruth was born April 8, 1933 to the late Orval Nathaniel Lancaster and Maude Elizabeth Rhoads in Jolly, Texas.

Ruth was valued employed at the City National Bank in Wichita Falls for 22 years.

Ruth married Harvey Ray Phillips on July 25, 1969 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Ruth and Harvey loved to take road trips and take Otta Lou Rodgers Ruths sister for many good times.

Ruth was one of the cooks in Texas. For four decades Harvs and Ruths home on Sheridan Road in Wichita Falls was the gathering place for family and friends, mostly because of Ruths home cooking.

Ruth was preceded in death by her loving husband, Harvey Ray Phillips, her siblings Ann Whitson, Doris Yancey, Eva Jane Davis, James Lancaster, Lois Ross and Vacil Lancaster. Surviving family members are sisters Fern Lancaster, Otta Lou Rodgers, several nieces and nephews, and stepsons Harvey Phillips, Jr., Nelson Wayne Phillips and David Alan Phillips.

The family would like to give special thanks to Ruths niece, Donna Rodgers, for being the niece ever on the face of the Earth.

The family would like to thank their neighbors Chuck and Nancy Wright and their daughters, Chelsea, Hope and Lindsey for their love and care of Harvey and Ruth over the last several years.

The family would also like to thank the staffs of Texhoma Christian Care and Hospice of Wichita Falls for their care and kindness shown to Ruth.