Atkinson, Oberay Inez

Female 1917 - 2004  (86 years)

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  • Name Atkinson, Oberay Inez 
    Born 4 Sep 1917 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Mar 2004  Mount Airy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MOUNT AIRY - Mrs. Oberay Inez Atkinson Phillips, age 86, of Mount Airy, widow of Mr. Thomas "Tommy" Daniel Phillips, departed this life Saturday, March 13, 2004, at Northern Hospital of Surry County. Mrs. Phillips was born in Surry County Sept. 4, 1917, to Sid and Sadie Scott Atkinson. She was a retired supervisor with Spencer's Inc. and was a longtime member of Central United Methodist Church. Surviving are a daughter, Tommye Lynn Phillips, of Mount Airy; a cherished daughter-in-law, Judith Hufham Phillips, also of Mount Airy; a sister, Doris Shinault, of Mount Airy; a brother and sister-in-law, Delmer Dee and Mona Scott Atkinson, of Elon College; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Lettie Arrington of Mount Airy, Minnie Ruth Koontz of Pilot Mountain and Juanita and Delmar Lewis of Mount Airy; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Roger and Peggy Phillips of Pilot Mountain; and several special nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband of 62 years and her parents, Mrs. Phillips was preceded in death by a son, Dr. Tony Gray Phillips; and a sister, Senia Mae Welborn. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, at Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery by Dr. Terry Matthews. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Moody Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Dr. Tony Gray Phillips Scholarship Fund at Mount Airy High School, c/o Diane Hart, 1011 N. South St., Mount Airy, NC 27030.

      Published in the Winston-Salem Journal from 3/15/2004 - 3/16/2004.
    Person ID I9676  Hougham
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2004 

    Father Living 
    Mother Living 
    Family ID F5901  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
     1. Phillips, Tony Gray
              b. 3 Jul 1947
              d. 13 May 2002  (Age 54 years)
     2. Living
    Family ID F3442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart