Mrs. Edna Benton Phillips, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away on December 29, 2006 after an extended illness. Surviving are: Husband of 67 Years: Mr. Ollige Phillips, Buford, GA; Sisters: Mildred Benton Chandler, Elberton, GA; Wilma Benton Carroll, Litha Springs, GA; Brother and Sister-in-Law: Wilton and Sara Whitlock Benton, Commerce, GA; Sister-in-Law: Claudine Stowers Benton, Stockbridge, GA; Ten nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Phillips was born on May 8, 1919 in Jackson County, GA. She was a 1937 graduate of Commerce High School. She worked for Sanders Furniture Company in Buford, GA for 46 years and was store manager for a number of years. She was with Sanders Furniture Company for over 51 years, having worked in Commerce, GA prior to moving to Buford. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Buford where she taught Sunday School for many years. Graveside services will be held on Sunday, December 31, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA with Rev. Wayne Johnson officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory Buford, GA 770-932-1133