Phyllis C. Saxton
Dec. 17, 1929-Dec. 18, 2012
Phyllis C. Saxton, age 83, of Alma, MI, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at Schnepp Health Care Center, St. Louis, MI.
It was Phyllis' wish to be cremated. There will be a Celebration of her Life held with family and close friends.
Phyllis was born in Breckenridge, Michigan on December 17, 1929, the daughter of John D. and Hazel Marie (Dosson) McCallum. She was a graduate of Breckenridge High School and resided most of her life in Alma.
Phyllis worked as a CNA for 17 years before retiring in 1986. She loved to crochet, do puzzles, and watch her Detroit Tigers play.
She is survived by her daughter, Connie Saxton; son, Robert and Jennifer Saxton. Jr.; daughter, Cathy Saxton; son, Scott Saxton; daughter, Cheryl and Jerry Leonard; daughter, Linda Meister; daughter, Tammy Furlong; eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Cindy Saxton; a grandson; brothers and sisters, Alma Korthase, J.D. McCallum, Ambra (Nan) Behling, William McCallum, Katherine (Boots) Schall, and Thomas McCallum.
Memorials may be made to the Mount Pleasant Animal Shelter. Online condolences can be sent to www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com
The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes St. Louis Chapel, St. Louis, Michigan.