Dorothy Thurman Phillips

February 25, 2013 

Dorothy “Dottie” Thurman Phillips, 72, beloved mother, went to be with her Lord and maker on Saturday, February 23 after a valiant fight against breast cancer.

A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at Montlawn Funeral Home. Interment will be private.

Survivors include her daughter, Marian P. Westbrook and husband Mike of Raleigh and son Douglas A. Phillips of Greenville; grandchildren, Heather W. Bui and husband Kevin and Phillip M. Westbrook; also survived by siblings and extended family in Georgia.

The family will receive friends at Montlawn Funeral Home from 7-9 pm Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rex Healthcare Breast Care Navigators, 4420 Lake Boone Trial, Raleigh, NC 27607.

Arrangements are by Montlawn Funeral Home, 2911 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh, N.C. Condolences may be made to

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service