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Ruby Phillips, 87, of Garland, formerly of Big Spring died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, at Baylor Medical Center at Garland. The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Friday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Westbrook Cemetery with the Rev. Joey Bacon officiating.
She was born July 12, 1924, in Mitchell County, Texas. She was a homemaker and had worked at Texas Instruments in Dallas. She had lived in Garland since 1965. She was a Baptist.
She is survived by two sons, Stanley Phillips and wife Verlinda of Big Spring and Ronald Phillips and wife Jennifer of Garland; two sisters, Ozelle Miller of Big Spring and her twin sister Ruth Pike of Sache, Texas; five granddaughters; two grandsons; five great-grandsons and eight great-granddaughters.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers; one son, Dewey Wayne Phillips on Dec. 28, 2001; and her beloved granddaughter, Teresa Phillips Darden on April 5, 2011.
Pallbearers will be Todd Tubb, Hayden Tubb, Alex Moore, Jay Odom, Manuel Lazano and Bradley Phillips.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com