Updated: Sep 3, 2021
Rita June Phillips, 60, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at Sunfields in Hillsville, Va.
Rita enjoyed listening to music, eating out and taking car rides to view the countryside. She was of the Missionary Baptist faith.
Rita was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Dallas Phillips, Sr. and Eulalah Phillips; maternal grandparents, Leonard Burt Fritz and Mabel Fritz; her father, Dallas Phillips, Jr., and brother-in-law, Gregory Coburn Reed.
Survivors include her mother, Ann Fritz Phillips; one sister, Connie Reed; several aunts, uncles and cousins. Rita was loved by everyone at Sunfields in Hillsville, Va. They provided wonderful friendships and considered her like family.
The family wishes to express their appreciation to the staffs of Mountain Valley Hospice and Walls Residences for the care shown to Rita.
Visitation will be from 1 to 1:45 p.m., Friday, September 3, 2021, in the Frost Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., in the chapel with Pastor Rex Mallory and Pastor Jerry Fritz officiating. Interment will follow at Knollkreg Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Fritz, Brian Fritz, Travis Fritz, Andrew Fritz, Jimmy Fritz, and Buddy Fritz. Donnie Fritz will serve as an honorary pallbearer.
Frost Funeral Home & Cremation Services is honored to serve the Phillips family.