Kaye Adams Phillips, 54, of Covington, died Dec. 5 at Emory University Hospital. Born in Fulton County in 1953, she retired from AT&T with 25 years of service. Mrs. Phillips was a seven-and-one-half-year liver transplant survivor and a very active member of Covington First Baptist Church and Pairs and Spares Sunday school class. Mrs. Phillips was a devoted daughter, wife and mother and loved cooking and home decorating. She was preceded in death by father Herman P. Adams.
Surviving are husband Thomas (Bubba) Phillips of Covington; daughters Nedra Blankenship of Covington, Serra Phillips of Athens; sons Richie Blankenship and fiancée Teresa Wright, both of Covington; mother Catherine D. Adams of Covington; brother and sister-in-law Dr. Lanier and Emily Adams and family of Grovetown.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at First Baptist Church of Covington with the Rev. Jack Wilson, the Rev. Allen Waldrop and Chaplain Wendy Wyche officiating. Flowers are acceptable or donations may be made to Georgia Transplant Foundation, 3125 Presidential Parkway, Suite 230, Atlanta, 30340.