Mrs. Pearl Vada Phillips succumbed in a local hospital June 9. She was born December 28, 1894, in Gainesboro, Jackson County, Tennessee and had resided on the West Side since 1922. Survivors include three daughters, Gladys Jameson, Bakersfield; Dorothy Ballard, Porterville, and Doris Bell, Salt Lake City; two sons, John E. and Wendell Phillips, both of Taft. Also surviving are three sisters, Mary I. Dudney, Emily V. Shephard and Naomi M. Shephard, all of Tennessee; three brothers, William D. Shepahrd and Edgar C. Shephard, both of Tennessee; 11 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.