Elinor Gillmeister Phillips, 88, wife of Chester Everett Phillips, died on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at Covenant Place.

Born in Deutsch-Krone, Germany, she was a daughter of the late Johannes Gillmeister and Adelheid Jeske Gillmeister.

She is survived by her husband of Sumter.

She was predeceased by her son, Steve Phillips

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday in the Chapel of Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com.

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad St,, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements, (803) 775-9386.