Phyllis Jean Post, 76, of Excelsior Springs, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, at her home.
Phyllis was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Carrollton, the daughter of Samuel H. and Ethyl B. (Hawkins) Wright. She married Eugene C. Post Feb. 4, 1955; he preceded her in death on May 14, 2008. The most important things in her life were her family and her church family. She especially loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Calvin Lee Post and his wife, Tara, of Kansas City, Mo.; one daughter and son-in-law, Lisa Jean Martinez and her husband, Arturo, of Rayville; and eight grandchildren, Josh, Jason and Brandon Post, Brianna Blackmon and Natasha, Vanessa, Antonio and Jason Martinez.
In addition to her husband and parents, four brothers, Dale Wright, Herbert Wright, Jay Wright and Harold Wright, and two sisters, Dorothy Moore and Ruth Wilson, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be held Sunday August 24, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at the Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Visitation will be held from 12 Noon until 2:00 p.m. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. The family has suggested memorials to the Salem Christian Union Church.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs, www.polleyfuneralhome.com.