In Memory of




Obituary for Elizabeth Phillips (Murray)

Elizabeth (Betty) Phillips, age 83, of Roanoke, Virginia, went to be with the Lord on Monday, January 15, 2024.

Betty was a retired Teacher from Prince William County Schools and was a member of Oak Grove Church of the Brethren. She loved her family and enjoyed crafting.

Betty is survived by her husband, John; her two sons, Sam and his wife Ellen and John and his wife Jenny; her four grandchildren, Ben, Laura, Grace and Henry; and a sister, Carolyn. Also many other loving relatives and friends.

A Memorial Service for Betty will be conducted at 1:00 pm on Thursday, January 18, 2024 at Oak Grove Church of the Brethren with Pastor Tim Harvey and Minister of Nurture and Music Carol Elmore officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Oak Grove Church of the Brethren, 2138 McVitty Road, SW Roanoke, VA 24018.

Arrangements are by Oakey’s South Chapel (540.989.3131). Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting