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Wilma M Gilliland Phoenix

Female 1944 - 2018  (74 years)

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  • Name Wilma M Gilliland Phoenix 
    Born 17 Aug 1944  Gassville, Baxter County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Aug 2018  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Aug 2018  Holy Cross Cemetery, Emmett, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28664  Rossville
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2019 

    Father Isaac James Gilliland 
    Mother Lula Mae Gunsaullus Gilliland 
    Family ID F8209  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Ray Phoenix,   d. 20 Oct 2003 
    Married 31 Mar 1967  Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    +1. Mindy Phoenix Fiedler
     2. Cindy Phoenix
     3. Robbie Phoenix
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2018 11:52:06 
    Family ID F8208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Obituary- Phoenix, Wilma
    Obituary- Phoenix, Wilma
    Wilma Phoenix Passes Away
    Rossville–Wilma M. Phoenix, 74, passed away Friday, August 17, 2018 at the Midland Hospice House in Topeka.
    She was born August 17, 1944 at Gassville, AR. the daughter of Isaac James and Lula Mae Gunsaullus Gilliland. Wilma grew up in Arkansas and graduated from high school there.
    Wilma had lived in the Emmett community many years before moving to Rossville. She had worked for D & L Market in Emmett.
    On March 31, 1967 she was united in marriage to Robert Ray Phoenix at Kansas City, MO. He preceded her in death on October 20, 2003.
    She was also preceded in death by her parents, a son, Robbie, a sister, Shirley Gayman, and her son-in-law, Brian Fiedler
    Survivors include two daughters, Cindy Phoenix and Mindy Fiedler both of Rossville; 2 grandchildren, T.J. and Jaycee Fiedler, Rossville; her brother, James (Darlene) Gilliland, Gassville, AR, sisters, Mary Lou Brown, Kansas City, MO, Barbara (Robert) Jamison, Holt, MO, Karen Gilliland, Kansas City, MO, Becky (Gary) Hammack, Midway, AR. and Sharon Keeter, Mountain Home, AR;
    Graveside services will be at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery near Emmett; Wilma will lie in state and the family will receive friends Monday, August 20, 2018 from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys. Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Hospice House and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple Street, St. Marys, Kansas 66536.