Ruby Jean Exum Phillips
By Sparta Live | August 26, 2008 12:00 am
Ruby Jean Exum Phillips, 72, of Sparta, passed away Aug. 25, 2008, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Phillips was the daughter of Luther Exum and Ova Lennie Dobbs Exum,
She had been employed at Wagner Electric.
Phillips was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Oakley, Jim, James Exum; and one sister, Mearldene Exum.
Survivors include husband, Eugene Phillips, of Sparta; one son, Billy Gene Philips and wife Susan, of Sparta; one sister, Gearldene Blaylock and husband Bill, of Sparta; two brothers, Royce Exum and wife Evelyn, of Sparta, Luther Ray Exum and wife Sherry, of Sparta; one grandson, Jeremy Phillips and wife Kathy, of Sparta; two great-granddaughters, Ashlynn Kay Phillips, of Sparta, Callie Lauren Philips, of Sparta; and two step-grandchildren, Erin Alsup, of Cookeville, Amy Alsup, of Sparta.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Aug. 27, 2008, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Highland Cemetery. John Murphy and David Lee England will officiate.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.