LEEANETT (Leah Hall) PHILLIPS

Leeanett Hall PhillipsLeeanett Nichole (Hall) Phillips, age 33, of LaBelle, MO, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2015, north of Lewistown, Missouri.

Born December 21, 1981, in Quincy, Illinois, ‘Leah’ was the daughter of Danny K. and Laura L. Turpin Hall.

Leeanett Nichole Hall united in marriage with David Phillips III in June of 2007, in Ewing, Missouri.  To this union one son, Memphis Phillips was born.

She is survived by her son, Memphis of LaBelle, Missouri; her mother, Laura Hall of LaBelle, Missouri; siblings, one brother, Ricky Hall and wife, Steff, of Wentzville, Missouri, and one sister, Lorie Bryan and husband, Jimmy, of Albuquerque, New Mexico; nieces and nephews, Danielle Strub, Tyler Hall, Caleb Strub, Baylee Bryan and Atticus Hamilton; several aunts, uncles and cousins; along with her special pet friends, Zoe, Dosie, Friendly, Gigi, Coco and Bogie.

She was preceded in death by her father and grandparents.

Leeanett attended schools in LaBelle and Ewing, having graduated from Highland High School.  She received her Associates Degree from John Wood Community College and graduated from Western Illinois University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education.  She worked as a substitute teacher in the Tri-State area and worked with her mother in the Kennel business until she became the owner (C.C. Inc.).  She loved horses and riding in pleasure classes and barrel racing events.   She also loved softball and helping many 4-H kids.  She was a member of the LaBelle Saddle Club, the Barrel Horse Association and the Missouri Pet Breeders Association.  She attended the Baptist Church in LaBelle, Missouri.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, July 16, 2015, in the Coder Funeral Chapel in LaBelle, Missouri with Reverend Lance Bonnell officiating for the services.  Burial will be in the LaBelle Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be Brad Sharpe, Andrew Wiskirchen, Drew Barnett, Clint Turpin, Cody Turpin and Cole Turpin.

Visitation will be held after 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2015, in the Coder Funeral Chapel in LaBelle, MO.  Family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Memphis Phillips Educational Fund.  Memorials may be left at or mailed to Coder Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 151, LaBelle, MO 63447.