Geneva “Genny” Hope Phillips Littrell, 77, Independence, Mo., passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.

Geneva “Genny” Hope Phillips Littrell, 77, Independence, Mo., passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.


Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at the Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E. 39th St., Independence. Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, Kan. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Mission Adelante on behalf of Drew Hammond, 22 S. 18th St., Kansas City, KS 66102, make sure to write the code “LO1” on the memo line of checks.


Genny was born Sept. 9, 1935, in Houston, Texas. After high school, she graduated from John Brown University with a B.S. in Secretarial. She moved to Prairie Village, Kan., upon graduation and was married to Bob Phillips in May, 1959. She worked as a secretary at Bob’s insurance business, helped teach the youth group at Southwest Bible Church, then worked at the Jones Store in Prairie Village for more than fifteen years before retiring in 1988. She will be remembered as always being a cheerful and positive person. Genny was preceded in death by her first husband, Bob Phillips, in 2000.


She is survived by husband, Bob Littrell, Independence, Mo.; daughters, Kathy Rodenberg and husband, Tom, Blue Springs, Mo., and Julie Hammond and husband, Aaron, Mission, Kan.; son, Steve Phillips and wife, Lauri, Independence Mo.; brother, Harlan Aylor and wife, Ann, Mission, Kan.; eight grandsons and a granddaughter.


Condolences may be sent to the family at www.speakschapel.com.


Arrangements: Speaks Suburban Chapel, 816-373-3600.



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