GRAHAM - Mrs. Martha Ann Hicklin Phillips, 60, of 2033 McKenzie Park Lane, Lot #37, Graham died at Alamance Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 at 3:35 a.m. following several years of declining health.
A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of Allen Dale Phillips, who survives and the daughter of the late Arthur Wilburn Hicklin and Martha Washington White Hicklin, who survives. She was of the Baptist faith and a member of ASPCA. She loved Topsail Island, her family and her dogs.
In addition to her husband of the home and mother of Burlington, survivors include three children, Michael Dale Phillips of Graham, Tracy Michelle Phillips of Greensboro and Shelby R. Phillips Fogleman and husband Justin of Graham; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a sister, Marie Hicklin Rice and husband Billy of Burlington; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Nollan Blake Fogleman.
The funeral service will be conducted at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 at 11 a.m. by Pastor Stacey Hall with the family receiving friends from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery. At other times, they will be at the home of her mother, Martha Hicklin, 1542 West Webb Avenue, Burlington, N.C.
Memorials may be made to ASPCA, c/o The Humane Society of Alamance County, P.O. Box 5117, Burlington, NC 27216 or the
, Attentions: Memorials and Honors, P.O. Box 1132, Fairfax, VA 22038.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com.