December 29, 1966 ~ December 26, 2018
Born in: Greenfield, IA,
Resided in: Fletcher, NC
Michelle Cook Phillips, 51, of Fletcher, died Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. Born in Greenfield, Iowa, she was the wife of the late Terry Braxton Phillips, who was the love of her life, and the daughter of Gayle (Endres) Cook of Hickory and the late Curtis Cook. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Fairview. Michelle loved all sports, especially football. In her youth, she enjoyed playing softball, basketball, and badminton. As a mother, she loved to travel to her daughter’s softball games. In addition to her mother, Michelle is survived by her daughters, Rachel Nicole Phillips of San Antonio, TX and Sarah Elizabeth Phillips of Fletcher; a brother, Curtis Cook and a sister, Heather Cook, both of Hickory; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, December 31, 2018 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Friends will be received at the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions in Michelle’s memory may be made online to www.samaritanspurse.org.