Rosa Pearl Stewart Phifer
By Sparta Live | March 18, 2002 12:00 am
Rosa Pearl Stewart Phifer, 104, of Sparta, passed away March 13, 2002, at White County Community Hospital.
Phifer was born Aug. 10, 1897, in White County, to James and Tennie Davis Stewart.
She as a homemaker.
Phifer was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie L. Phifer.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Donald and Dixie Phifer of Sparta; one daughter, Nell Matthews; four grandchildren and spouses, Fredda and Dale Andrews of Smithville, Rita Willmann of Aurora, Colo., Sharon and Douglas Berry of Tucson, Ariz. and Donald Keith and Christy Phifer of Sparta; six grandchildren, Stephen Hale, Lee Willman, Randy Goines and Jonathan Johnson all of Sparta, Gregory Hale of Murfreesboro and Brandon Berry of Tucson, Ariz.; and one great-great grandson, Dakota Willmann of Sparta.
Services were held at 2 p.m., March 16, 2002, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Fate Wilson, Wayne Copeland and Bransford England officiated.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.