September 17, 1918 - July 20, 2009
Biography Jesse Vernon Phillips, 90, of Florence, Kentucky, formerly of Harrison County, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, July 20, 2009, at the Hospice of St. Elizabeth Health Care in Edgewood, Kentucky. Born on September 17, 1918 in Harrison County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late William H. and Lida Jane Haley Phillips. He graduated from Berry High School and attended the University of Kentucky. On October 3, 1944, he married Gladys Lenore Palmer Phillips, and his dear wife survives his passing. After 25 years of service, he retired as a salesman with Seagrams in Cincinnati, Ohio, and later worked for several years as a courier with Huntington Bank in Covington, Kentucky. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II, a 50 year Mason with the Covington Lodge #109 , F & A M, and a Honorary Deputy Sheriff with Kenton County. He attended the Ft. Mitchell Baptist Church. In addition to his wife of 64 years, Gladys Palmer Phillips, he is survived by a son, Rick (Carolyn) Phillips of Lexington, KY and a daughter, Becky (John) Kaiser of Hamilton, OH; and 4 grandchildren: Brent (Kara) Phillips of Chicago, IL, Nancy Phillips of Chicago, IL, Melissa Kaiser of Lakeside Park, KY and Anne Kaiser of Hamilton, OH. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 22, 2009, at the Woodhead Funeral Home, Falmouth. The visitation will be from 12-2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will take place in the Riverside Cemetery, Falmouth, with full military honors by the Hardin- Browning Post #109. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.woodheadfuneralhome.com
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