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Phyllis Correll

1918 — January 1, 2022

Pecos, Texas

Phyllis B. Correll, 103 yrs old, of Pecos TX passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 19th in Pecos, TX.

Graveside service and burial will be held on Tuesday, June 28th, 10:00 a.m. at the Mt. Evergreen Cemetery with Randy Foster of First Presbyterian Church of Pecos, TX officiating. Arrangements are by Pecos Funeral Home.

Phyllis was born in Putman County, Ohio to Phillip A Rower and Susie B Rower on November 27, 1918.  She married John L. Correll, Jr. on August 5, 1947 in Lima, Ohio. She graduated from Central High School in Lima She worked as a bookkeeper for Western Cotton Oil and Bob Bickley. She was very involved with her church, First Presbyterian Church Pecos and was treasurer of the Pecos Stock Club.

Phyllis is preceded in death by her parents, Phillip and Susie Rower, her brother, Richard Rower, her sisters Ruth Rower and Martha Rower Shafer, sister-in-law, Peggy Nemitz, brothers-in-law, David Correll, Allen Purdy, Fred Nemitz and Jerry Yocom; nephews Fred Nemitz, Jr. and Skipper Nemitz, and her husband John L. Correll, Jr.

Phyllis is survived by her sisters-in-law, Jody Correll Purdy and Linda Correll Yocom, nieces Donna O’Reilly, Janet Farris, Debra Brown, Brenda Baros, Cindy Nemitz and Paula Dandino (and children Kyle Howard, Amanda Wayton and Tony Dandino); and nephews, Mark Correll, David Nemitz, Kirk Nemitz, Casey Yocom, Danny Yocom, and Jonathan Yocom.

Memorials may be given to First Presbyterian Church of Pecos, TX The family of Phyllis Correll wish to extend sincere thanks to Focus Care of Pecos, Dr. Cerna, all of her Friday lunch ladies and the of members of First Presbyterian Church.

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