Jay County Obituaries
Commercial Review, Monday, March 1, 1976, page 8
Funeral services for Jay County native Forrest Phillips, 58, White House, Ohio, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Parsons Mortuary in Muncie.
Phillips died Saturday at
Reid Memorial Hospital, Richmond, after suffering a heart attack on the way home
from a Florida vacation.
He was born January 26, 1918 in Jay County, the son of Charles and Lula Grace (Leonard) Phillips. He was married to the former Geraldine Bennett, who survives.
Phillips had been employed by Owens-Illinois for 29 years and had worked at the Muncie facility until six years ago when he became supervisor of the accounting department at the Perrysburg, Ohio, plant.
Surviving in addition to his wife are his mother, Mrs. Grace Phillips, Portland; two daughters, Mrs. Diana Huffer, Gaston, and Mrs. Mary Ann Rees, Oakville; a son, Hames Phillips, Muncie; two sisters, Mrs. Irene Holmes, Portland, and Mrs. Pauline Habeggar, Berne; two brothers, Hubert, Muncie, and Elvin, Portland; and seven grandchildren.