Dateline: Candler, NC
Eva Bell Phillips, age 102, went home to be with the Lord, May 10, 2019. She was a native of Mitchell County, NC and a daughter of the late Mack and Naomi Randolph Ellis. She was a homemaker and a member of Good News Baptist Church in Candler, NC. Eva loved to garden and work in her flowers.
Survivors include: two sons; Richard Phillips (Carla), of West Asheville, NC, and Dennis Phillips (Sarah), of Candler, NC, one granddaughter; Tracey Leidheiser, of Tryon, NC, and two great grandchildren; Anna and Conrad Leidheiser.
She was preceded in death in addition to her parents by: her husband; Harry Phillips, three sisters and four brothers.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 3:00PM in the chapel of Henline - Hughes Funeral Home with Steve Smith and Jacob Smith officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at the Gouge Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Missions at Good News Baptist Church; 153 Smoky Park Hwy, Candler, NC 28715.
Henline - Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Phillips family.
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