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“My aunt Phillis was a beautiful smart woman who taught me many things! She was so accomplished and educated yet funny and care free! I will forever...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Katie Clarkson - wellston, OH

“I worked in the kitchen at sun bridge when Phyllis was there she always scared me a little lol until one day she came in the kitchen and helped with...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Patricia imler - OH

“Kayla, Words can never express how sorry I am. My heart, thoughts, and prayers go out to you sweetheart. Hang in there! Hugs and kisses. All My Love...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Kristin Lanning - Jackson, OH

“So sorry to the entire Cantrell family. I knew how special Phyllis was to so many people. She meant a lot to me and shared a lot of wisdom upon me. I...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Zach Warner - Bridgeport, WV

“Dear Frank, Callie, Kayla and family, We are sorry to hear the Phyllis is no longer with us. Our hearts are heavy for you all, but we know...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Mike and Rhonda Dutcher - Hamden, OH

“Frank, I am so sorry for your loss. I am thinking of and praying for you and your family. Jessica ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Jessica Harkins Jacobs - Holyoke, MA

“so sorry Frank you and your family are in my thoughts ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Darlene wilbur - radcliff, OH

“Just very sorry for your loss, Such a young woman,I pray you all find peace knowing she's with our Heavenly Father, God Bless you all. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Duncan - Glouster, OH

“Frank, Sandy, Kayla and family: Thinking of each of you and praying that you may find her love in all your sweet memories and may God give you...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Janell thompson

“To Phyllis's family, Please except our sincere sympathy. Phyllis was such a strong person and a worker! She loved her family very much. May she...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Art and Shirley Harper - Hamden, OH

“to the family, I am so very sorry for your loss. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Kathy Waldron Williamson - OH

“My dearest Aunt, you will be missed terribly. I cherish the summer we spent together at the race track, the visit in Columbus with the kids and being...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy Daniels - Parma, OH - Niece

Phyllis K. Cantrell, age 53, of Hamden, passed on peacefully to her heavenly home on Saturday, March 28, 2015, from her earthly home, surrounded by loved ones. She was born March 13, 1962 in Wellston, Ohio to the late Bobby L. Baker and Lenorris Mullins Baker. Phyllis was a 1979 graduate of Vinton County Consolidated High School. She received her nursing degree from the Hocking School of Nursing and a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the Indiana Wesleyan College. Phyllis was a licensed nursing home administrator. She was the former nursing consultant for the Sunbridge Nursing Home Corporation; former director of nursing at Sunbridge Nursing Home in Circleville; former director of nursing at Four Winds Community in Jackson and former charge nurse at Jenkins Care Community in Wellston. Phyllis was a member of Maggie's Home Church in Dundas. She enjoyed sewing and quilting and she had her own online quilting business, "Quilting with Love". She is survived by her husband of 36 years, James Franklin "Frank" Cantrell, whom she married on May 19, 1979; daughters, Sandra Cantrell of McArthur and Kayla Cantrell of Hamden; grandchildren, Brandon Cantrell, Adam Caudill, Callie Caudill, Landon Cantrell, Koleton Rhodes and Layton Rhodes; great-grandchildren, Colton Cantrell, Aiden Cantrell and Maddox Cantrell; brother, John Baker of Glenroy, as well as several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Besides her parents, Phyllis was preceded in death by her sister, Diana Lynn Ficek. Calling hours will be both, Tuesday and Wednesday from 4 to 8 P.M., at Maggie's Home Church in Dundas. Funeral service will be Thursday at 11 A.M. at Maggie's Home Church with Daniel Newsome and Hank Forgey officiating. Burial will follow in the Mullins Family Cemetery.

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