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Obituary for Wilber Phillips (Barnes)

Deceased Name: Wilber Jean Phillips
Date of Birth: Saturday, November 09, 1940
Date of Death: Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Funeral services for Wilber Jean Phillips, 81 of Ferriday,LA will be held at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 at 12 noon with Bro. Bobby Mulvihill officiating. Interment will follow at Natchez City Cemetery, Natchez, MS, under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.

Wilber Jean Phillips was born on Saturday, November 09, 1940 in Ferriday, LA. and passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at Camelot Leisure Living in Ferriday, LA.

She was preceded in death by
Father- Wilbur Elijah Barnes
Mother- Willie Mae DeFir Barnes
Husband- James William Wilson Sr.
Husband- Danny Louis Phillips
Son- Johnny Otts Wilson
Great-Granddaughter- Alyssa Tyler
Sister- Clara Barlow

She is survived by
Son- James William Wilson Jr. and his wife Candice of Natchez, MS
Grandson- Johnny Otts Wilson Jr. and his wife Kaslynn of Sunset, LA
Granddaughter-Ophelia Diane Wilson of Alexandria, LA
Granddaughter- Charlotte Wilson of Richland, MS
Granddaughter- Anna Grace Wilson of Natchez, MS
Special Niece- Sheila Barlow of Ferriday, LA
Best Looking Nephew- Dennis Barlow

She is also survived by 20 Great-Grandchildren, 1 Great-Great-Grandchild and a host of Nieces and Nephews

Those honoring Jean as pallbearers will be Johnathan Wilson, Timothy Tyler, Travis McCartney, Ryan McCartney, Alex McCartney and Bradley Quinn.

The family will receive friends at Young's Funeral Home from 10:00 AM until 12 noon, Tuesday, July 05, 2022. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit