Rebecca "Becky" Jarrard Phillips

December 10, 1944 - November 24, 2018 

Rebecca "Becky" Jarrard Phillips

December 10, 1944 - November 24, 2018 

Obituary for Rebecca "Becky" Jarrard Phillips

Rebecca “Becky” Jarrard Phillips, age 73 of Toccoa, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018.

Born on December 10, 1944, in Savannah, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Rev. Lloyd and Alice Harris Jarrard. Mrs. Phillips was a 1963 graduate of North Habersham High School and was later a graduate of North Georgia Technical College with a degree in Cosmetology. She was a faithful pastor’s wife for 36 years and also co-owned Ken Phillips Tours with her husband for 28 years. Mrs. Phillips was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Toccoa.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Phillips was also preceded in death by a brother, Phillip Jarrard and a sister, JoAnn Bowen.

Surviving are her husband, whom she married on June 30, 1963, Rev. Ken Phillips of Toccoa; sons and daughter-in-law, Tony Phillips of Clarkesville, Jeff Phillips of Commerce and Randy (Mercy) Phillips of Dillard; grandchildren and spouse, Samantha (Clay) Cox of Gainesville and Misty Phillips of Mableton; brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Frances Jarrard of Clarkesville; sister and brother-in-law, Teresa and DeWitt Todd of Mt. Airy; numerous other relatives and friends.

Funeral services are 2 pm on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Hazel Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Billy Burrell and Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Monday at the funeral home.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at www.mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia, Georgia (706/778-8668) is in charge of arrangements.

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