Roxie Phillippi

Obituary of Roxie Dianne Phillippi

Roxie Dianne Phillippi age 69, of Speedwell, passed away Friday August 30, 2019.  She was born June 4, 1950 to the late George Willard, Sr. and Clara Virginia Hensley Phillippi.  Roxie was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Burton and Evelyn Irvin; two brothers Argil Bartee, Sr., Robert Bartee, Jr.

Survivors include three brothers Douglas and Hannelore Bartee of Germany; George “Hoosier” and Tilly Phillippi of Speedwell and Canada; James and Nancy Phillippi of Speedwell; nieces, Karla Armbrister, Mary Wright, Margie Harper, Tammy Van Antwerp, Gail Bartee Canter, Diana Bartee Shreve, Tanya Morergenthler, Katja Bartee, Ramona Bartee; nephews, Jay Phillippi, Timmy Vaught, Jimmy Bartee, Mickey Burton, Bob Burton, Donald Burton; two sisters-in-law, Aiko Bartee and Kathleen Bartee.

Funeral service will be held 2 P.M. Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Grubb Funeral Home with Reverend Jerry Bell and Reverend Ron Newberry officiating.  Interment will follow in the Speedwell United Methodist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 12 noon until the time of the service Sunday at the funeral home. The family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. John Turski and staff of Southwest Virginia Hospice.

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The Phillippi family is in the care of Grubb Funeral Home, Wytheville, Virginia.