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Eva Phillips

October 27, 1936 ~ March 24, 2018 (age 81)

Mrs. Eva Phillips of Florala (Yellow River Community) passed away Saturday, March 24, 2018 in a Dothan hospital.  She was born October 27, 1936 to Dallas and Bertha Phillips in Geneva County, AL. 

She is survived by her son, Ken (Paula) Phillips of DeFuniak Springs, FL; her daughter, Rhonda (Steve) Geohagan of Florala, AL; her nine grandchildren: Katina Barrosa of Orlando, FL, Sabrina (Robert) Davis of Panama City, FL, Presten Sporko of Panama City, FL, Matt (Coty) Geohagan of Brent, AL, Mark (Whitney) Geohagan of Andalusia, AL, Paige (Johnathan) Campbell, Ashley (Alex) Eaton, Hannah Phillips (Calan Sefo) and Madison Phillips, all of DeFuniak Springs, FL; her nine great-grandchildren, Nicole, Michael, Thomas, Sophie, Marlee Kate, Mitt, Saylor, Griffin and Asa; her brothers, Winifred Phillips of Enterprise, AL and Bobby Phillips of Florala, AL; her sisters, Eloise Cawthon of Florala, AL and Betty Cox of Pensacola, FL.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Lester Phillips; her daughter, Barbara Sporko; her brother, Donald Phillips and her sister, Pauline Price.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at State Line Church of Christ in Florala, AL, with Minister Robert Harrison officiating. Interment will follow at North Creek Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Monday, March 26, 2018, at Keahey Funeral Home of Lockhart, located at 2871 AL Hwy 55, Florala, AL 36442, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday.

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