She enjoyed gardening, traveling, gospel and country music. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Brunswick and a former member of the Oak Grove Christian Choir in Beckley, West Virginia. She was a very caring and hardworking person. Phyllis was a loving, wonderful wife, mother, stepmother, grandmother, great-grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin and friend, who loved spending time with her family.
She will be missed by her beloved husband of 31 years, Dennis; son, Raymond (Marsha) Swaggerty; stepchildren, Deanna, Stephen, and Kimberly; grandchildren, Katie, Heather, Christopher, Felicia, Marissa, Mariah, Breanna, Peyton, Haleigh, Nate, Katie, Zachary, Megan; great-grandchildren, Natalya and Adeyn; cousin, Geneva Lucas and many other cousins; sister-in-law, Carolyn Lowe and family; two nieces and her loving cat, Taffy.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Bernard Bailey.
Friends may join the family for visitation Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Road, (1/2 mile south of Route 303) Brunswick. A funeral service will be Wednesday, February 19, 2014, at 10 A.M., with a viewing one hour prior at 9 A.M., (Please meet at church), at Grace Baptist Church, 3289 Laurel Road, Brunswick. Reverend Richard Powers will officiate. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memory Gardens, 2869 Grafton Road, Brunswick, Ohio 44212.
Online memorials at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com