Mattie Lillie


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Mattie Lillie Philips

Jan 29 1913 - Aug 25 2007

Mattie Lillie Philips, age 94, passed away on August 25, 2007 in Celina, Texas. She was born on January 29, 1913 in McKinney, Texas to Jean (Applebee) and Walter Lee Mills. On September 21, 1929 she married Oris Lee Phillips in Durant, Oklahoma. Mattie is survived by her daughter Debbie Vest and her husband Jimmy of Celina, Texas; granddaughters, Jaime Kuebler and Brittany Hester; great-granddaughters, Hannah Hester and Emilee Hester; brother, Leroy Mills of Richardson, Texas. Mattie is preceded in death by her husband Oris Lee Philips; son, Billy Oris Philips; brother, J.P. Mills; parents, Jean and Walter Mills. A Funeral Service will be held at Bethel Baptist Church in Celina, Texas on Tuesday at 1:30 PM with Pastor Cliff Lester officiating. Family and friends are invited to the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Celina at their convenience on Monday to pay their respects and to sign the register book. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Monday evening beginning at 6: 30PM.
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