- Local Guide
Mabel C. Phillips, 75, of Lima, died at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Lima Manor. She was born May 5, 1938, in Tip Top, Ky., the daughter of Shem and Mary (Caudille) Cole, who preceded her in death. She was married to David Phillips, and he is deceased.
Survivors include a son, Dwayne Roark, Lima; two granddaughters, Andrea Nassilo and Elizabeth Bolka; three great-grandchildren, Madison, Zoey and Cameron; three brothers and one sister.
She was preceded in death by a son, Danny Roark, a grandson, Richard Roark, and six siblings.
Mable worked as a lab technician at the Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., in Michigan City, Ind. She was of the Catholic faith.
Graveside services will be held at a later date in Michigan City, Ind. There is to be no local visitation. Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are being handled by the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, where condolences may be expressed at bayliffandeleyfh.com.