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Charles Talmadge Phillips
Pearl, MS

Charles T. Phillips, age 101, passed away Wednesday, April 03rd, 2013 at Wisteria Gardens in Pearl, MS. There will be a private family burial. A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date and will be coordinated by the family.

Mr. Phillips was born March 22nd, 1912 in Boyle, MS to the late Charles E. Phillips and Minnie Pearl Turner Phillips. He married Emma Kathryn King September 13th, 1936 and they have shared 76 glorious years together. He was a member of the United States Army serving during WWII. He retired as Manager from Sears and was a jeweler and watchmaker. He was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness in Brandon, MS.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles E. and Minnie Phillips; son, Charles P. Phillips of Yuma, AZ; daughter, Sandra K. Earles of Pearl, MS; three brothers and two sisters.

He is survived by his wife of 76 years, Emma Kathryn King Phillips of Pearl, MS; daughter, Toni Phillips Self of Pearl, MS; sister, Hazel James of Springdale, AR; 06 grandchildren and 09 great grandchildren.