Lowellville - Mary Jo Phillips 64, died Nov. 18, 2020 at her residence.
Mary Jo was born January 5, 1956 in Gallitzin, PA, the daughter of Joseph J. and Evelyn (Cox) Phillips.
She was a graduate of Boardman High School. Mary Jo was always known for her big heart and always being there for everybody. She enjoyed cooking, dancing, singing and especially belting out the lyrics to her favorite Ice Cube Song. Her hugs were the best and always gave a kiss on the cheek. Mary Jo loved her kids and her grandchildren.
Mary Jo is survived by her daughters Renee Phillips-Georges and her husband Jeandel of Florida, Sally Phillips-Soares and her husband Trey of Boardman and Sheree Burt of Youngstown; 7 grandchildren Andre Stores, Jennelle and Krystal Georges, Myah, Trey Jr., and Gianni Soares and Lexington Burt; sisters Marilyn Sinkovich of Florida and Susan (Dennis) Timms of Struthers and brothers Rick Phillips of Austintown and Jonathan (Danielle) Phillips of N.C.
Mary Jo was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Janice P. Burnham and her brothers Steven, Ron and Donald Phillips.
Friends and family may call Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, from 11:00 -1:00 p.m. followed by a service at 1:00 p.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Boardman-Canfield Chapel.
Material tributes may be made to Mary Jo's family.
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