Barbara “June” Phillips died Sept. 27, 2010 in Medford, Oregon. She was born July 20, 1931 in Phoenix, Arizona to Josephine “JoJo” and Edgar Abernathy. She married Harvey Joe Phillips on April 3, 1948. Shortly after, they moved to Eagle Point where June was a wife, homemaker, mother, grandmother and foster mother to many children.
Throughout her life, June enjoyed taking care of her family and pets, bowling, camping, canning, crocheting blankets for her family and she loved her bingo.
She is survived by sons Dennis, Richard and Michael and daughters, Debbie (Draper) and Michelle (Sorensen), seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and siblings. She was preceded in death by her husband Harvey of 57 years, her mother and grandson David “Bubby” Phillips.
June will be laid to rest with her husband at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona at a date yet to be determined. June is missed and loved very much.