YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Mrs. Jamika N. Phillips, 42 of Youngstown, departed this life Sunday, March 28, 2021 at Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Mrs. Phillips was born August 13, 1978 in Youngstown, a daughter of Eddie Barnes and Jennifer Miller.
She was a 1997 graduate of Rayen High School.
She worked as a nurse’s aide because she enjoyed caring for others; she also loved doing hair in her free time.
She leaves her husband, Cobie Phillips; her mother; her children, Jasmine Cole, Cobie Phillips, Kamara Phillips and Jamari Phillips; a son-in-law, Michael Sullivan; two grandchildren, Michael Sullivan, Jr. and one unborn; her siblings, Eddie Barnes and Damon Miller; a sister-in-law, Misty Barnes; two best friends, Tecola Lewis and Derrick Wallace; six nieces, five nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father; grandmother, Opal Barnes and a great-aunt, Hazel Wilson.
Funeral service will be Friday, April 2, 2021 at Zionhill Baptist Church at 12:00 Noon. Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at the church prior to the service.
Due to the current pandemic, please obey the CDC guidelines (6 feet rule) and follow the social distancing practices. Please do not linger after the viewing hours and exit the sanctuary so the family can proceed with a private funeral service.
F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., has been given the honor to serve the family during this time of bereavement.
A television tribute will air Thursday, April 1 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.