Betty Jo Phillips
Betty Jo Phillips, age 85, of Carrollton passed away Monday, April 29, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center following a brief illness.
Born July 6, 1927, in Haydenville, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Leafa (Johnson) Stalder.
She was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Bellflower Road where she was active in the United Methodist Women.
She worked as a aide at Millers and Mapleview Nursing Homes.
Betty is survived by six daughters, Beth Holderbaum, of Minerva, Sandy McNutt, of Massillon, Leafa Saunier, of Zanesville, Sherrian Arnold, of North Canton, Sue Phillips, of the home, and Debby (Jerry) Stover, of Carrollton; three sons, Clifford Phillips, of Wilmont, Walter Phillips, of Carrollton, Ronnie (Diane) Phillips, of Minerva; 30 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Margie Manfull, of Minerva.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Earl W. Phillips; a grandson; two brothers; and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 3 at 11 a.m. in Bartley Funeral Home, with Rev. Mark Thomas officiating. Calling hours will be held Thursday 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Heritage Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 8055 Abbey Rd. NE, Carrollton, OH 44615.
Friends unable to attend may register online at www.bartleyfuneralhome.com.