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Diana Lynn Phillips

May 6, 1948 - May 19, 2012

Diana Lynn Phillips, age 64, of Plano, Texas, passed away on May 19, 2012. She was born May 6, 1948, in Sweetwater, Texas, to David Brooks and Mary Ruth (Clark) Crockett. Diana graduated from South Oak Cliff High School in June 1966, and attended Texas Wesleyan University. On November 29, 1968, Diana married Richard Phillips in Desoto, Texas. She worked for AT&T for over thirty-two years. Diana was a member of the Arlington Quilters Guild and the Plano Quilters Guild; and was den leader for the Cub Scouts. She was a member of Holy Nativity Episcopal Church in Plano, Texas.

She is survived by her husband, Richard M. Phillips of Plano, Texas; sons, Ricky Phillips and wife Debbie of Denison, Texas, David Phillips and wife Anna of Providence Village, Texas, Dale Phillips and wife Christy of Plano, Texas; grandchildren, Kourtney, Ashley and Alex; sister, Pat Cowan of Arlington, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and other loving relatives.

Diana is preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, in Allen, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 4100 Alpha Rd # 100 Dallas, TX 75244,

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Richard, Ricky, David and Dale, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I feel very blessed to have have been touched by your loving, caring, jovial wife and mother. She was an angel on earth and I am sure will continue to be in her new life. She will be waiting with a big smile and warm hug when we join her. Love and prayers to each of you. Pat Nice Gengozian, Oak Ridge, TN Pat Nice Gengozian, May 25, 2012 You will be missed you were loved dearly. Christy N Phillips, May 24, 2012 May God comfort you and your family. Vickey Bolen, May 24, 2012 I had the pleasure of working with Diana at the Preston Forest office many years ago. She was one of the sweetest people I have met and there is now a new angel in Heaven. Roxanne Bordelon, May 24, 2012 Richard, and family. our thoughts and prayers are with you today. May God give you strength thru his love. Ron & Rosemary Everett, May 23, 2012 Richard, I was so sorry to learn of Diana's passing. You and your family are in the thoughts and prayers of your South Oak Cliff classmates. Carol Carpenter, May 23, 2012 Richard and family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May God wrap His Loving Arms around all of you and give you peace and comfort. Love and Prayers to you all. Pat and Allen Miner, May 23, 2012 My thoughts and prayers go out to you Richard and the rest of the family. Diana was a treasure that I found while at Beachview, and then rediscovered in Richardson. I will always remember her caring spirit and infectious laugh! Blessings to you all. Linda Thiemann, May 23, 2012 Richard and family, I want to express my deepest sympathy. May God bless each of you during this time of sorrow. Sherry E. Howard, May 23, 2012 Diana was a lovely woman whom I had the pleasure of working with for many years. My condolences to the family of this fine lady, she will be missed. Cindy Ogle, May 22, 2012 I am deeply saddened by the loss of such a wonderful, caring and giving person. She was my friend and this world was a better place because of Diana. I will miss you. John Doyle, May 22, 2012 Richard and Boys, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during such a difficult time. She will be special in your hearts always. Darlene Jones, May 22, 2012 “…To live in the hearts we leave is not to die!” Thomas Campbell (1777–1844) Scottish poet Barry Goldblatt, May 22, 2012 Thinking of loved ones that cherished Diana,she was a wonderful person to all, Angels have met her and she is resting in Heaven Cynthia Curtis, May 22, 2012 I met Diana at the Beachview office. she was a wonderful friend. My sympathy to the family Minnie Jackson, May 21, 2012 We are so sorry to hear about Diana's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you - during this difficult time ans in the days ahead. Bob and Nell Bartels, May 21, 2012 Thinking of you in your loss of a most special wife, Mother, sister, aunt and friend. With love, Ann Ann Cowan/Burns/Brown Locke, May 20, 2012 I love you mom! You will be missed. Dale A Phillips, May 19, 2012