Evelyn Phox Willis

Evelyn Phox Willis EWING - Evelyn Phox Willis age 97 of Ewing passed away Nov. 24, 2013 at home. Ms. Phox was born in Palls, VA, resided in Princeton for many years, before moving to Trenton and Ewing. She was educated in the Princeton public school system. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Princeton, NJ. Preceded in death by her parents Pleasant and Emma Phox, husbands William Smith and Stroter Willis, daughter Evelyn Miles, sisters Mary Gee, Martha Barbour, brothers Thomas, William, and Harold Phox, grandson Adrian Miles, and son-in-law William Derry. Ms. Phox is survived three daughters Jeri Smith, Mary F. Spivey, and Gail Derry, two brothers Alfred Phox (Phyllis), and Floyd Phox (Hester), brother-in-law Harold Barbour, two sisters-in-law Delores Phox and Estelle Phox, grandchildren: Robin Burney, Jimmie Thomas (Gloria), Donna Smith (Kevin), and Vincent Miles (Trina), great grandchildren: Daria Lester, Anthony Briggs, Ethan Burney (Kasandra), Janay Smith, and Kelsey Smith, great-great grandchildren: Adrian II, Mariah, Sarah Miles, Talynn, Trysten, Rylen Lester, several nieces, nephews, friends, and the First Baptist Church Family. Funeral service will be 1pm Mon Dec. 2, 2013 at First Baptist Church John St. and Paul Robeson Place Princeton, NJ. Calling hours will be 11am until time of service at the church. Interment Princeton Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Hughes Funeral Home.

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Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory
7951 American Way Daphne, AL 36526
(251) 621-5890
Published in The Trentonian on Nov. 30, 2013