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Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home
Saturday November 13th, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home
Saturday November 13th, 2021
8:00pm

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Willard McPhail

Lester Willard McPhail, age 82 passed away Thursday, November 11, 2021 at Starr Regional Health and Rehab. He spent most of his life in McMinn County.

He was of the Baptist faith, retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 38 years of service and a son of his devoted parents Lester and Hazel McPhail.
Survivors:
His loving wife of 50 years Anna McPhail;
2 sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Stephanie McPhail, Timothy and Amy McPhail;
2 daughters and son-in-law, Pam and Jeff Weir and Teresa McGill.
4 special grandchildren, Blake "Lil Sputnik" Witt, Lauren McPhail, Harris McPhail and Denney McPhail;
2 brothers and sisters-in-law, J.W. and Betty McPhail, Joe "Sonny Boy" and Drena McPhail;
1 sister, Alice Carman;
Thank you Joe for all the good times and your years of service in the military.
Memorial Services will be 8:00 PM Saturday, November 13, 2021 in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Carlos Peterson and Rev. Bill Henard officiating. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Saturday, prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital- Memorials Processing 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105-9959 . Those unable to attend may send condolences to www.laycock-hobbs.com/obituaries/Lester-McPhail. Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home in Athens is in charge of the arrangements.


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A candle was lit in memory of Willard McPhail

Finance Dept - City of Athens Nov 16 2021 8:36 AM

So sorry for your loss!

Linda Nunley Swafford Nov 15 2021 8:11 PM

With love, prayers, and deepest sympathy to you and all your family. Randall and Glenda Kyker

Glenda Kyker Nov 15 2021 5:53 PM

So sorry Anna. Thoughts and prayers. I understand your journey.

Gene Land Nov 15 2021 10:20 AM

I am sorry for your family's loss. I always enjoyed being around Willard and Anna

Heath long Nov 13 2021 9:43 PM

Anna & Family, We are so sorry for your loss! Our prayers are with you!

Vic & Peggy Nov 13 2021 9:41 PM

Annie so sorry to hear about Willard. Will be praying for you and the family. Love you. Wilma Lovingood & Barbara Shirk

Wilma Lovingood Nov 13 2021 7:39 PM

Praying for you Anna. Willard and I sure had some good times working together. I admired him a great deal. He will be missed. Jim and Betsy Powers

Jim and Betsy Powers Nov 13 2021 11:59 AM

Praying for the McPhail family who has meant so much to us over the years.

Richard and Marsha Flanigan Nov 12 2021 9:04 PM

We are So sorry Anna.

Christine Corum and Terry Nov 12 2021 4:44 PM

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