Saturday, January 24, 2004

Dennis A. Phillips, 54, of West Newton, Ind., died Friday, Jan. 23, 2004, in West Newton.

She was born Dec. 19, 1949, in Indianapolis, the son of Lawrence B. Phillips and Joan Douglas.

He was married to Monna F. Cullison and has resided in West Newton for nine years.

He was employed in maintenance at GM Allison for 26 years, retiring in 2003. He was a member of Brownsburg Masonic Lodge in Brownsburg, Ind., and a veteran of the Air Force.

His father preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife of West Newton; three daughters, Krista Shank of Indianapolis, Kate Phillips of Indianapolis and Dana Phillips of Brownsburg; one stepson, Toby Brower of Indianapolis; his mother, Joan Phillips of Brownsburg; three brothers and a sister, DuWayne Phillips of Brownsburg, Roxanna Williams of Brownsburg, Lawrence Ray Phillips of Indianapolis and Randy Phillips of Brownsburg; and three grandchildren, Kodi, Keith and Jada.

Funeral services will be at Matthews Mortuary in Brownsburg on Tuesday at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Dennis Dodson of Faith Congregational Church officiating. Burial will be in the Brownsburg Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the mortuary.