Mary R. (Palm) Phillips, 81, Brazil, passed away at 12:45 a.m., Feb. 21, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital following an extended illness.
She was born Feb. 6, 1926, as the daughter of Stanley and Lana Palm.
Mary attended Brazil High School and later married Milton Phillips.
Mary worked for various restaurants as a waitress.
She also worked at Mallory's in Greencastle for 11 years before quitting to care for her ailing husband.
Survivors include son Milton David Phillips, Brazil, and daughter Vicki Farris and husband Bob, Terre Haute, and brother Robert Palm.
She was preceded in death by her parents Stanley and Lana Palm, husband Milton, brother Stanley Palm Jr., and sister-in-law Genevieve Palm.
Visitation will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2009, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Graveside services will take place at Cottage Hill Cemetery at 2 p.m., Tuesday.
Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.