Josie Phillips

Josie "Jo" Phillips, age 76, of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2013.

During her life, Jo loved riding in the mountains, family gatherings, and her church, Grace Pointe Community Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Waymon and Martha Bell.

Survivors include: her husband, Mitchell S. Phillips; step son, Mitchell L. Phillips; daughter, Teresa Warren; brother, Joel Bell; sisters, Lena Maloy and Mildred Hammon; seven grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, August 18 at Smith Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 19 at Grace Pointe Community Church in Dacula. Pastor Mike Kofahl will be officiating. Burial will take place at 2 p.m. in Green Lawn Cemetery in Roswell after the service.

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Aug. 15 to Sept. 14, 2013