TRENTON Patricia Avans Phillips, 72, died Saturday morning Oct. 26, 2013. She was a textile mill operator and a school bus driver. She was a graduate of Davis High School class of '59. She was of the Baptist faith.She was preceded in death by her husband Richard Phillips, Sr.; parents Charlie and Euna Smith Avans; sister Charlcie A. Cloud.Survivors include one son Richard Phillips, Jr., of Williston, ND; two sisters Charolette Richard and Neocia Bolton, both of Chattanooga, Tenn.; three brothers Donald Avans, of Whittwell, Tenn., Ronald Avans, Sr., of Apison, Tenn., and Larry Avans, of Trenton, Ga.; three granddaughters Lashaunda Flores, Erin Phillips, and Melanie Phillips; one great-grandchild Isabella Flores; one aunt Mary Lois Atkins of Bryant, Ala.; also several nieces and nephews.Funeral Services will be held 1:30 p.m. Tuesday Oct. 29, in the chapel with Rev. Darren Rogers and the Rev. Wayne Winters officiating. Interment will follow in Poplar Springs Cemetery.Family will receive friends from Noon until 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at Ryan Funeral Home, Trenton, GA.Visit www.RyanFuneralHome.net to share memories and condolences.