Obit: Patricia Phillips

Obit: Patricia Phillips

April 20th, 2014 in Obituaries
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Patricia Sue "Patsy" Magrath Phillips passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014, at Red Bank Life Care. She was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Aug. 28, 1929. She was the daughter of the late Richard Hardy and Susie Greenwood Magrath. Survivors include her husband, Paul C. Phillips Jr., of Chattanooga; daughter, Sue Phillips (Roy) Wilcox, of Forest, Va.; sons, Christopher Magrath (Libby) Phillips, of Chattanooga, Dick (Alicia) Phillips, of Chattanooga, and Paul Hardy Darring, of Atlanta. She is also survived by her five grandchildren, Ashley Lauren Wilcox, Brian Christopher Wilcox, Amber Nicole Phillips, Kayla Danielle Phillips and Landon Chase Phillips. Patsy attended the University of Illinois where she was a member of Sigma Kappa Sorority. She was a member of Rivermont Presbyterian Church, where she served as Deacon. Patsy also served as area leader for 30 years for Recovery Inc, which is a self-help mental health organization. She served as volunteer at Erlanger Hospital and the Community Kitchen. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Rivermont Presbyterian Church with Rev. Clayton Thomas officiating. Visitation hours will be 5-7 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Chattanooga Alzheimers Association or Rivermont Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.