May 24, 2013
Phyllis McWharter, 76
Phyllis Jean McWharter, 76, of Haverhill, Ohio, went to be with the Lord Wednesday May 22, 2013. Phyllis was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and a friend to many. She dedicated her life to church, family and friends. She was married to Charles “Bud” McWharter on Dec. 7, 1955, for 41 years. Charles passed away on May 29, 1996.
Phyllis is survived by two sons; Charles (Pam) McWharter, Jr. of Wheelersburg and Robert (Stacey) McWharter of Wheelersburg, two daughters; Betty (Alan) Webb of Wheelersburg and Mary (Pat) Mayle of Haverhill, 10 grandchildren; Leesa (Jeremy) Hall, Chad McWharter, Corey (Niki) McWharter, Colleen McWharter, Marybeth (Jimmy) Fritz, Rachel McWharter, Oksana McWharter, Payton McWharter, Cameron Mayle, and Kyle Mayle, three great-grandchildren; Elijah Hall, Jimmy “Bub” Fritz and Hailey McWharter. Also surviving are a brother Everett Dixon and two sisters; Gloria Tackett and Leona Rigsby. In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents Everett and Viola Minor Dixon and a sister, Patty Tumbleson.
“The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.”
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Haverhill Bible Methodist Church with Rev. Gene Mathew officiating with burial in Clapboard Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday at the Swick-Bussa-Chamberlin Funeral Home in Wheelersburg and one hour prior to the funeral at the church on Sunday. Online condolences may be made to www.swickbussachamberlin.com.