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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy Wright Phillips White, age 78 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, February 1, 2018. Mrs. White was born in Braselton, Georgia a daughter of the late Robert Brannon Wright and the late Gertrude Nevada Stephens Wright. Mrs. White was a member of Northeast Church (Zion) where she was a member of the choir, played the organ, was a member of the Martha Sunday School Class, taught VBS and the GA’s. Mrs. White was a retired sales clerk and also had worked at the FBI and was a sales associate with JC Penney Company. In addition to her parents, Mrs. White is preceded by husbands, Gilbert Norris Phillips and Robert Ted White, sisters; Evelyn Mahaffey and Beatrice Ashe, a brother, Eugene Wright and an infant son, Jeffery Wayne Phillips.
Survivors include a daughter, Cynthia Miller and her husband Robert of Pendergrass, son, Greg Phillips and his wife Shirley Phillips of Hoschton. Seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Sunday, February 4, 2018 from the Northeast Church with Pastor Russ Harbin and Reverend Billy Emmett officiating with burial to follow in Zion Cemetery. The body will be placed in the Church at 1:30 P.M.. Gentlemen honored as pallbearers are Jeff Phillips, Ethan Miller, Mitch Phillips, Bobby Wright, Jim Mahaffey, Alan Mahaffey and Phil Kinney.
The family will receive friends 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Evans Funeral Home.
Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.
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