69.8 F
Springville
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Support our Community Sponsors

Mary Jane Reece Phillips

Avatar
Chris Bairdhttp://www.servedaily.com
Chris is a family man with a beautiful wife and four kids. Three Girls, One Boy. He enjoys playing basketball, being outdoors, and the old normal.

More from Author

Giveaways: Summer Giveaway

Click to View our Sponsors Websites

Time to get your try on

Many say this is a year that should just be cancelled, however, I believe this is a year that can be used...

Fiesta Days Rodeo To Be Held As Scheduled

Spanish Fork City, the Fiesta Days Rodeo Committee, and the Diamond Fork Riding Club are excited to announce that the 2020 Fiesta...

SPRINGVILLE CITY OFFICIALLY POSTPONES ART CITY DAYS 2020 UNTIL 2021

Springvile Art City Days 2020 to resume in 2021.

We never know the path others are traveling

It saddens my heart that so many are sick and so many are dying. May we at this time pause and have a moment of silence for those that we have lost. They are our family members, friends

r Mary Jane Reece Phillips: April 8, 1929 – January 25, 2018

Mary Jane Reece Phillips, formerly of Springville, Utah passed away peacefully at the age of 88 on January 25, 2018, in West Valley City, Utah. She was born on April 8, 1929, in Los Angeles, the second of five children, to James Byron Reece and Winona McClellan. She was married on March 3, 1950, to Melvin Bill Phillips and they spent their lives together with their three children in Springville, Utah. Bill died on May 2, 2003. Mary Jane worked for and retired from Utah Valley Hospital in Provo, Utah. She was very talented and loved to cook and sew. She graduated from Billings High School in Billings, Montana. She was fondly known as grandma and grandma-great to her 7 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. She loved her family and looked forward to each family gathering. Her grandchildren were the joy of her life. Mary Jane is survived by her children, James Jefferie (Mary) Phillips, Kaysville; Lizabeth Braun, Salt Lake City; Allison (Val) Parrish, Taylorsville; sisters and brother-in-laws, Winona and Ray Banks, Salem; Patricia and Robert Peterson, Mapleton; Kathleen and Walter Hill, Clear Lake, CA, and sister-in law Anita Reece, Saratoga Springs. She is preceded in death by her husband Melvin Bill Phillips, parents James Byron and Winona McClellan Reece and brother Vince Reece. The family expresses gratitude to the Aspen Meadows Care Center staff for their loving care and friendship during the last few months of her life.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the Taylorsville Valley Park 2nd Ward, 5233 South 3200 West Taylorsville, Utah. Family and friends are invited to greet the family from 10:00–10:45 a.m., prior to the services. Interment will be at the Evergreen Cemetery, 1997 South 400 East in Springville, Utah.

More articles

Our Print Advertisers

More in Category

Goodbye to the wonderful town of Payson

It was supposed to be our forever home, but it was not meant to be.  When jobs and other...

Social Distancing or Social Awkwardness

Social distancing shouldn’t be that hard for me. Why? Because there’s not much difference between social distancing and being socially awkward, and...

Giveaways: Summer Giveaway

Click to View our Sponsors Websites

Rasmussen & Co. Fine Jewelers celebrate successful first year

Mike Rasmussen doesn’t worry about customers in a bad mood, because he seldom sees them. “I deal with people...

Salem High graduate embraces the rigors of CrossFit

Student athletes come in all varieties. Some play on team sports or compete in their individual events as part of a team....