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Georgia Phillips

December 19, 1945 — May 10, 2015

Georgia C. Phillips, 69, of Duncombe, Iowa, died Sunday, May 10, 2015, at Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge.

Georgia's wishes were to be cremated. A Celebration of Life will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 16, 2015, at Washington Lutheran Church in Duncombe, Iowa. Rev. Craig Miller will officiate. Burial will be at West Lawn Cemetery in Lehigh. For online obituaries and condolences please visit:

Georgia Cheryl May was born on December 19, 1945, in Maywood, California, the daughter of George and Colleen (Ball) May. In 1948, she moved with her family to Lehigh, Iowa. Georgia graduated with the Central Webster High School class of 1964, and from Nettleton Business College in Sioux City in 1965.

Georgia was united in marriage to R. Larry Phillips on September 17, 1966. To this union two sons were born: Kevin and Kent.

Georgia worked for Land 'O Lakes, Inc. in Fort Dodge for 34 years, retiring on December 31, 2007. She was a longtime member of Washington Lutheran Church in Duncombe. Georgia enjoyed reading, crocheting, cooking and working on "projects", and spending time with family and friends

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Larry Phillips on September 28, 2009, and one brother, Fred May.

Survivors include two sons, Kevin (Mariann) Phillips of Callender, Iowa, and Kent (Cheri) Phillips of Duncombe, Iowa; four grandchildren, Jessica Phillips and Kara Studyvin of Webster City, Iowa, and Mason Phillips and Dakota Phillips of Duncombe, Iowa; a brother, Tom (Helen) May of Mountain Home, Arkansas; sister-in-law, Barb May of Dayton, Iowa; and several nieces and nephews.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration Of Life

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Starts at 10:30 am (Central time)

Washington Lutheran Church

601 Wagner Street, Duncombe, IA 50532

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Saturday, May 16, 2015

Starts at 1:15 pm (Central time)

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