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Becky Hodge Phillips

• May 5, 2018 at 7:44 AM

TELFORD - Becky Hodge Phillips, 71, Telford, died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at the Johnson City Medical Center Hospital, following a brief illness.

Becky was a Johnson City native and a former resident of Kingston Tn., before returning to Washington County in 1990.

She was a daughter of Carolyn Kilby Hodge, Johnson City, and the late Paul D. Hodge.

Becky was a 1965 graduate of Science Hill High School and formerly attended E.T.S.U.

She was retired from the Washington County Health Department where she served as Registrar, and was formerly employed with the Roane County Health Department.

In addition to her father, Becky was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Phillips, in February of this year, mother-in-law and father-in-law, Hubert and Nora Phillips, a sister, Sharon Caldwell, and a sister-in-law, Barbee Hodge.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by two sons, Eric Phillips and wife Lynn, Matthew Phillips and wife Jessica, all of Johnson City; two brothers, Doug Hodge and wife Tammy, Navarre, FL, and Tim Hodge, Johnson City; one sister, Beverly Bendrick and husband John, Richmond, VA, sister-in-law and husband June and Steve Kyte, Roanoke, VA, a brother-in-law, Dale Caldwell of Johnson City; six grandchildren, Jonathan, Krystal, Kendall, Abigail and Max Phillips, and Dominic Beam; several nieces and nephews.

The celebration of Becky’s life will be held Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 6:00 P.M ., in the DoubleTree Hotel, 211 Mockingbird Lane, Johnson City, TN 37604. The family will receive friends immediately following the service until 8:00 P.M.

Floral arrangements are welcome and may be delivered to the DoubleTree Hotel, but those who prefer to make memorial contributions may do so to the American Diabetes Association, 220 Great Circle Rd., STE 134, Nashville, TN 37228.

Memories and condolences may be shared at www.appfh.net.

Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Johnson City, is serving the Phillips family.



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