ELKHART – Betty J. Phillips, 91, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at the Morton County Care Center in Elkhart.
She was born May 2, 1922, to Elmer and Stella (Burton) Isom in Cimarron County, Okla.
She married Glenn Adams in May 1941. He died in December 1946.
She then married Gilbert Phillips in 1968. He died in 1988.
She graduated from Elkhart High School.
She was a homemaker and mother. She later started working at the Morton County Court House as the county treasurer.
She attended the First Baptist Church in Elkhart and enjoyed her time at the Elkhart Senior Center.
Survivors include one son, Glenn Adams and wife, Tracey, Sheridan, Wyo.; one daughter, Shirley Grinstead and husband, Harold, Florence; one sister, Ruth Smith, Elkhart; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Burton Isom.
• Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Elkhart Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Garnand Funeral Home in Elkhart.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Elkhart Senior Center in care of Garnand Funeral Home, P.O. Box 854, Elkhart, KS 67950.