Phyllis E. (Rose) Lucas



PHYLLIS E. (ROSE) LUCAS, 97, of Davison, passed away August 6, 2020 surrounded by her family.

Phyllis was born in Hadley, on March 23, 1923, daughter of the late Edward and Elsie (Seelbinder) Rose. She married Robert “Bob” Lucas on December 14, 1946 in Lapeer. He preceded her in death on November 21, 2004. Phyllis worked many years at Reid Drug Store in Davison, volunteered for the Chamber of Commerce and the Davison Senior Center. She was an active member of First Baptist Church of Davison. Phyllis enjoyed traveling, playing cards, watching the Detroit Tigers and especially spending time with family and friends.

Phyllis is survived by her daughters, Rose Ann (Verde) VanSickle, Marla (Tom) Ponke, Paula (Tom) Earegood and Juanita (Don) Schofield; daughter-in-law, Robin Lucas; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; brother, Edward (Bertie) Rose; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by sons, Gerald and Clare; sister, Dorothy Allis; brothers, Victor, Lawrence and Harold.

The family would like to give a sincere thank you to the McLaren Hospice Team and the caregivers at Charter Senior Living for their compassionate, professional care and Dorothea Weist for her spiritual guidance.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church or Davison Senior Center.

A Funeral Service was held Monday, August 10, 2020 at First Baptist Church of Davison, 208 E. Fourth St., Davison, MI 48423; Dorothea Weist officiating. Interment immediately followed in Stiles Cemetery.

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