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Margaret Rackley Phillips
Margaret Rackley Phillips, age 77, passed away at her home in Halifax, NC on Sunday, June 7, 2020. She was the daughter of Elizabeth Tyson and Will H. Rackley of Smithfield, NC.
Margaret graduated from Smithfield High School in 1960. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art Education from Meredith College in 1964.
After teaching school and working at Historic Halifax State Historic Site for 30 years she retired.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 13, 2020, at 11:00 AM, in the Chapel of Wrenn Clarke and Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service, with Rev. Tim Jones officiating.
She is survived by her husband R. Douglas Phillips, her daughter, Christa P. Devitt and husband, Eric, her son, Scott Phillips and wife, Jennifer; her Grandchildren: Margaret Devitt, Seth Phillips and Ty Phillips, her Sister, Ann Rackley Kilian of Warren County, her sister-in-law, Thea Rackley of Garner, NC.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Halifax County Council on Aging, Meals on Wheels, ATTN: Gail Garner, P.O. Box 646, Halifax, NC 27839.
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