Sandra K. Phillips
Sandra K. Phillips, 69, Mt. Pleasant, died Monday Dec. 9, 2013, at University Hospital, Iowa City.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with the Rev. Mark Clark officiating. The family will greet friends 1:30 to 2:30 Thursday. Burial will be in Fellows Cemetery, Keosauqua. Memorials to the family may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 19050 Route V-64, Douds, Iowa 52551.
She was born July 29, 1944, in Fairfield to Kenneth and Madeline Brown Lewis. She married Gary Phillips and they divorced. At the time of her death, she was in a common law marriage with Carl Grindstaff.
She graduated from Cardinal High School in 1961 and lived in Van Buren County and in Mt. Pleasant. She had operated the Lebanon Café and worked at several other jobs. She enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing. She attended Living Hope Bible Church, Eldon.
Surviving are her husband; three sisters, Sharon (Gary) Franklin of Keosauqua, and Linda (Max) Shackelford and Jeri Crane all of Douds; and two step-sons, Darren and Kevin Grindstaff both of Iowa City.
Her parents preceded her in death.