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Sara “Kelly” Jane Jones Phillips, 77
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Mrs. Sara “Kelly” Jane Jones Phillips, 77, of Wartrace passed away Wednesday, March 6. 

She was born in Lynn Grove, Ky., to the late Carlos and Ruby Mae Williams Jones. Mrs. Phillips worked in sales and marketing for MagneTek before her retirement. She was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Beechgrove. Mrs. Phillips enjoyed her flower garden and was an excellent cook and decorator.

Mrs. Phillips is survived by her husband of 30 years, Roy Phillips, children Janene Sinks of Wartrace, Stan Phillips and his wife Jill of McMinnville, and Rick Phillips and his wife Janet of McMinnville; grandchildren Josh Chappell and his wife Rainee, Ashley Chappell, Allison Page, Axie Vaughn and her husband Josh, Tyler Phillips, and Katie Phillips, great-grandchildren Emily Miles, Jasmine Colbert, Sophia Chappell, Jackson Chappell, Mia Widenhofer, and Emerson Vaughn, sister Gwynn Barber of Houston, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother William Mac Jones.

Burial will take place at Old Salem Cemetery in Murray, Ky., at a later date. To sign the online guestbook, visit

Woodfin Memorial Chapel, (615) 893-5151, is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 8, 2019