Visitation service will be held on Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Golden’s Funeral Home Inc., 210 N Pennsylvania Ave, Winter Park, Florida 32789
Service will be held on Friday, September 20, 2019 at 11:00 am,. Location: New Warner Chapel Primitive Baptist Church, 753 W Comstock Ave, Winter Park, Florida 32789
Mother Queen Esther Phillips was born July 11, 1930 in the house of her grandparents, James and Julia Browdy in the area of Oviedo, Florida that was known as the “Scrubs”.
Her parents are the late David and Martha Oliver. She was the only child born into that union. She had one older sister, Elizabeth Hadden, from her father’s previous marriage.
In 1937, Queen moved to Winter Park, Florida with parents at the age of seven where she attended and graduated from Hungerford High School in 1948. She later attended Florida Normal College of Nursing in St. Augustine, Florida.
Queen left school early and married Sollie Phillips in June 1951. She returned to Winter Park to reside. She worked as a Healthcare Provider at Depugh Nursing Facility is where she used her skills for several years.
Mother was faithful member of New Warner Chapel Primitive Baptist Church in Winter Park, Florida.
Queen was preceded in death by her parents and her two children: A Daughter in Infancy, Son: Paul Griffin and her sister Elizabeth Hadden. She leaves to cherish precious memories her children: Samuel Phillips (Cheryl), Winter Park Fl.: Violet Phillips-Lowe (Kenneth) Sanford, Fl.; Walter Phillips (Robin), Valrico, Fl; Dejuan Phillips (Desiree), Orlando, FL; Anita Phillips, Clearwater, Fl; 27 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends.