Shirley Ann Phillips Vance, 86, of Woodbury passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at her home. A native of Cannon Co., she was the daughter of the late Wiley and Ila Kay Bell Phillips.
She is survived by her children, Pam Arnold and Aaron Hutchins both of Woodbury; grandchildren, Jason Arnold, Steven Lowe, Ila Kay Smith and Jessica (Jimmie) Hayes and sister, Reba Denny (Tom) McGee of Woodbury. Also surviving are 15 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Strut Vance and her daughters, Elizabeth Lowe and Charlotte Hutchins.
A member of church of Christ, Ms. Vance worked at Colonial Shirt Factory and retired from the Good Samaritan Hospital in Woodbury. The certified "Boss" of the family, she raised her four children by herself. She loved "cutting up" with her family and watching the Game Show Network.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Thursday, March 2, 2023 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Jonathan Womack officiating. Interment will follow in the Centerhill Cemetery. Visitation with her family will be Wednesday, March 1, 2023 from 4:00 pm until 8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be to Woodbury Funeral Home to help her family with funeral expenses.
Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311. To leave condolences and memories for her family, please visit www.woodburyfuneralhome.net