Mrs. Carolyn L. Phillips, age 70, a resident of Midtown, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at home with her family close by. She was of the Baptist faith. She was born June 8, 1946 to Samuel Earl Cunningham and Helen Charlene East. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and was truly loved by everyone. Carolyn retired from Labors International Union Local #818. She is preceded in death by her husband, Tommy L. Phillips; parents, Earl & Helen Cunningham; father and mother-in-law, John and Mary Phillips; brother, J.E. Cunningham; sister and brother-in-law, Alice and Ireland Boyd; brother-in-law, Hobert L. Todd; sister-in-law, Mary Sue Stewart and nephew, Jimmy Boyd.
Sons: Jamie Sitzlar (Rebecca) of Rockwood, TN
Jason Phillips (Becca) of Minford, OH
4 Granddaughters: Nicole Cox (Justin) of Harriman, TN
Kelsie McCullough-DeRossett (Patrick) of Rockwood, TN
Emily Hollis of Knoxville, TN
Hartlee Grace Phillips of Minford, OH
2 Grandsons: Hayden & Parker Phillips of Minford, OH
2 Great-Grandsons: Zane Cox of Harriman, TN
Dameon DeRossett of Rockwood, TN
2 Sisters: Barbara Todd of Rockwood, TN
Sandra Holguin of Rockwood, TN
1 Brother & Sister-in-law: Jack & Vickie Phillips of Spring City, TN
1 Sister-in-law: Donna Cunningham of Rockwood, TN
Many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
The family will receive friends from Evans Mortuary, Rockwood, Tennessee on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 6:00-8:00pm. Funeral services will follow from the Chapel at 8:00pm with Rev. David Treadway officiating. Burial and Interment will be in Kingston Memorial Gardens on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 11:00am. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mrs. Carolyn L. Phillips.