Maxie M. Phillips, 88 of Bristol, passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021, in Tallahassee. Maxie was born May 1, 1933, in Cordele, Georgia to the late Judson and Emily Southwell and had lived in Liberty County since 1963. Maxie worked for the State of Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles for thirty-five years as a supervisor in the Division of Driver’s License until her retirement. She was a member of the Bristol First Baptist Church.
Maxie was preceded in death by her brothers, C.W. Southwell, Eugene Southwell and Jim Southwell; her sisters, Janie Bailey, Nancy Ammons, Carol Shaw, Wellene Coxwell and a grandchild.
Survivors include her husband Robert Phillips, Sr. of Bristol; her son, Robert “Robbie” Phillips Jr. of Bristol; her daughters, Marsha Revell and her husband Gene of Tallahassee and Deborah Bridges and her husband Kenneth of Indian Trail, North Carolina; her sisters, Gloria Flowers of Bristol, Patricia Godwin and her husband Johnie of Altha and Donnie Jo O’Neal and her husband Glenn of Bristol; four grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other extended family.
Private services to honor Maxie’s life will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com 850-674-5449