Charles, TW and Williard Phillis


TW Phillis with his father
and sister Minnie.


1880 US Census
Center, Morgan Co., OH

Charles L. Phillis
Miny J. Phillis
Thomas W. Phillis


Thomas William "TW" Phillis

b. Aug. 30, 1878 (Center Twp. Morgan Co., OH)- d. 1962

Beverly Cemetery (Washington Co., Ohio)


Obituary - The Marietta Times

COAL RUN - Thomas William Phillis of Coal Run died at 1:25 pm Saturday following an illness.


Born Aug. 30, 1878 in Morgan County, he was a son of the late Charles and Amy Haines Phillis. He lived all his life in Morgan County where he farmed. He was married to Vivian Stringer Nov. 28, 1899. Mr. Phillis was a member of Mt. Olive Methodist Church.


His wife survives with one son and four daughters. Clyde Phillis of Coal Run, Mrs. Ethel Francis of Beverly, Mrs. Edna Clark of Oak Hill and Mrs. Winifred Slater and Mrs Ester Garvin both of Caldwell. There are ?? grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren, one brother also survives, Jesse Phillis of McConnelsville.


One son, Willard Phillis, was a casualty of World War II, and one daughter Marjorie is also deceased.


Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1:30 pm at McCurdy Funeral Home in Beverly with the Rev. Roland Wells in charge, Burial will be in the Beverly cemetery.



Copy of the Will of TW Phillis:






  • Clyde C. Phillis
    b. 1901 - d. 1994
    Married Margret Ann (Pierce) Phillis (b.1901-d.1963) / Children: Dale (b. ?), Edna Jean (b. ?) /Clyde is buried at Beverly Cemetery (Washington Co., OH)
  • Ethel V. (Phillis) Francis
    b. 1903 - d. 1990

  • Lilian "Ester" (Phillis) Longfellow-Garvin
    b. March 12, 1906 - d. ?
  • Edna (Phillis) Clark
    b. Nov. 29, 1907
  • Winnie Loene (Phillis) Slater
    b. March 12, 1910 (OH) - d. March 22, 2003 (OH)
    Smith Chapel Cemetery (Morgan Co., Ohio) / Married Dannie Slater (b.1906-d. 2000) in 1927 / Children: Clayton (b. 1928) and Irene (b. 1934).
  • Marjorie Eloise Phillis
    Died at Birth May 23, 1912 (Noble Co., OH) /
    Williamson Cemetery (Noble Co., Ohio)
  • James "Willard" Phillis
    b. 1925 - d. 1945



Vivin Stringer Phillis

Married Nov. 28, 1899 (Morgan Co., OH)





Charles Phillis



Amy Haines Phillis