Phyllis McFarland (Holbrook)
Phyllis Ann Holbrook McFarland, 65, of Bristol, Tennessee, went home to be with the Lord on Friday June 16, 2017. Born in Bluefield, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Edward Holbrook and Louise Wimmer Holbrook Kimmell. She had worked in Bristol as a supervisor at the Sprint call center for many years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James William McFarland Jr. and her brother Ronnie Holbrook.
She will be deeply missed by her family: two sons, Jamie McFarland and wife Paula of Bristol, TN and Scott McFarland of Florida; one daughter Keri McFarland Howington and husband Jerry of Bluff City, TN; sister Wanda Holbrook Sells and husband Sammy of Abingdon, VA; brother Wayne Holbrook of Bristol, TN; grandchildren, Kelsey McFarland Smith and husband Dustin of Bristol, TN, Courtney and Kailee Howington of Bluff City, TN, and Damon and Abby McFarland of Bristol, TN; one great-grandchild, Anndi Zaide Smith of Bristol, TN, who was her very own pride and joy; and several nieces and nephews.
A service to celebrate her life will be held on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at 7 pm at Sunrise Baptist Church located at 217 Morrell Creek Road in Bluff City with Dr. Roy Branson officiating. The family will meet back at Phyllis' house for anyone who would like to join them.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to Owens Funeral Services 7 Tate Street, Lebanon, VA 24266.