Florence Roberts Phillips, of Chattanooga and formerly of Newport News, Virginia, died on June 29, 2012 at the age of 100.
Mrs. Phillips was the wife of the late Lt. Col. Bruce Phillips and the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Roberts. Mrs. Phillips was also preceded in death by her sisters, Carrie Roberts and Sue Hopkins and brother, Eldon Roberts.
Survivors include her son Bruce (Ellen) Phillips of Ooltewah; niece, Vikkey (Keith) Anderson of Arlington, Va.; nephew, Bob (Sally) Hopkins of Martinsville, Va.; granddaughter, Beth (Stewart) Cook of Littlestown, Pa.; six great-grandchildren; three great-nieces; one great-nephew; and goddaughter, Jean (Jack) Lynch of Yorktown, Va.
Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com.
Memorial services and burial will be held at a later date in Newport News, Va.
Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.