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Edwards Funeral Home

201 North 12th Street, Fort Smith, AR

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Annette Phillips

5 décembre 193527 juin 2020

Annette Hurt Phillips, 84, of Fort Smith died Saturday, June 27,2020. She was born the second daughter of Barney Allen and Janie May Hurt on December 5, 1935 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Annette spent her youth growing up in Harrison, where her father was the manager of a Coca Cola plant. In college she attended the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville where she was a member of Chi Omega Fraternity. In 1955 Annette joined the first class of the University of Arkansas School of Nursing where she graduated with honors. While a nursing student, she met an undergraduate medical student named Pat Phillips. Pat first saw Annette standing at the top of the stairs at the old medical school. He fell in love with her at first sight. The two dated for the next couple of years.

In June of 1957 Annette and Pat both graduated from their respective schools and married that very same month. They eventually settled and raised a family in Fort Smith, AR. They were blessed with three children, eight grandchildren, three great grandchildren and a fourth great grandson on the way. They were also blessed with many wonderful friends. Annette is survived by her husband of 63 years, Dr. Pat Phillips; children, Kevin Phillips (Sumer), Sarajane Robertson (Dennis), Patti Ann Aclin (Greg); grandchildren, Chase Phillips, Kara Phillips, Deni Pitonyak (Dustin), David Robertson, Randle Robertson, Katherine Aclin, Sarah Aclin, William Aclin; great-grandchildren, Annie Jane Pitonyak, Parker Robertson, John David Robertson, Lucas Pitonyak; sister, Barna Jane Graves; sister-in-law, Jo Gwen Phillips; and many nieces and nephews.

Viewing will be 10 AM Wednesday, until 12 PM Thursday at Edwards Funeral Home. The graveside service will be held Thursday 1:00 pm July 2, 2020 at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith, under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations to The American Heart Association would be appreciated.

Online condolences may be sent to www.edwardsfuneralhome.com

  • FAMILLE

  • Dr. Pat Phillips, Husband of 63 years
  • Kevin Phillips and wife Sumer, Son
  • Sarajane Robertson and husband Dennis, Daughter
  • Patti Ann Aclin and husband Greg, Daughter
  • Barney Allen and Janie May Hurt, Parents (deceased)
  • Chase Phillips, Grandchild
  • Kara Phillips, Grandchild
  • Deni Pitonyak and husband Dustin, Grandchild
  • David Robertson, Grandchild
  • Randle Robertson, Grandchild
  • Katherine Aclin, Grandchild
  • Sarah Aclin, Grandchild
  • William Aclin, Grandchild
  • Annie Jane Pitonyak, Great Grandchild
  • Parker Robertson, Great Grandchild
  • John David Robertson, Great Grandchild
  • Lucas Pitonyak, Great Grandchild
  • Barna Jane Graves, Sister
  • Jo Gwen Phillips, Sister-in-law

Services

  • Viewing

    mercredi, 1 juillet , 2020

  • Graveside Service

    jeudi, 2 juillet , 2020

Souvenirs

Annette Phillips

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ENVOYEZ CONDOLEANCES
sidney Phillips

5 juillet , 2020

My sincere condolences to Pat and family. It is very difficult to part with the love of your life for over 60 years, but time will pass as you have fond memories ,and the love and caring of your children and family.

Judy Fisher

1 juillet , 2020

Dr Kevin & family,
I'm so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Jimmie Lou Sagely

1 juillet , 2020

Our love and prayers are with you all. Thinking of you. She was a beautiful lady.

Love,
Floyd, Jimmie Lou, Cindy and Floyd, Jr. Sagely

Robert Hughes

30 juin , 2020

Pat, I am so sorry to learn of Annette's death. Sweet memories of our Song of America cruise so many years ago. You are in my prayers.

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DE LA FAMILLE

Biographie

Annette Hurt Phillips, 84, of Fort Smith died Saturday, June 27,2020. She was born the second daughter of Barney Allen and Janie May Hurt on December 5, 1935 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Annette spent her youth growing up in Harrison, where her father was the manager of a Coca Cola plant. In college she attended the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville where she was a member of Chi Omega Fraternity. In 1955 Annette joined the first class of the University of Arkansas School of Nursing where she graduated with honors. While a nursing student, she met an undergraduate medical student named Pat Phillips. Pat first saw Annette standing at the top of the stairs at the old medical school. He fell in love with her at first sight. The two dated for the next couple of years.

In June of 1957 Annette and Pat both graduated from their respective schools and married that very same month. They eventually settled and raised a family in Fort Smith, AR. They were blessed with three children, eight grandchildren, three great grandchildren and a fourth great grandson on the way. They were also blessed with many wonderful friends. Annette is survived by her husband of 63 years, Dr. Pat Phillips; children, Kevin Phillips (Sumer), Sarajane Robertson (Dennis), Patti Ann Aclin (Greg); grandchildren, Chase Phillips, Kara Phillips, Deni Pitonyak (Dustin), David Robertson, Randle Robertson, Katherine Aclin, Sarah Aclin, William Aclin; great-grandchildren, Annie Jane Pitonyak, Parker Robertson, John David Robertson, Lucas Pitonyak; sister, Barna Jane Graves; sister-in-law, Jo Gwen Phillips; and many nieces and nephews.

Viewing will be 10 AM Wednesday, until 12 PM Thursday at Edwards Funeral Home. The graveside service will be held Thursday 1:00 pm July 2, 2020 at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith, under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations to The American Heart Association would be appreciated.

Online condolences may be sent to www.edwardsfuneralhome.com