Patricia Lou Phillips, 77, of Carrollton died Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Community Hospice in New Philadelphia. Born May 20, 1938, in Steubenville, she was a daughter of the late Judson and Ruth Rodgers Emler. Patricia was a retired cafeteria worker at Carroll Hills School in Carrollton.
She is survived by three daughters, Barbara (Mervin) Laney of Carrollton, Linda (James) Starkey of Mechanicstown, and Debra (Jeff) Peirpont of Canton; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Private graveside services will be held in St. John Cemetery Follansbee, WV, at the convenience of the family. Dodds Funeral Home of Carrollton was in charge of arrangements.