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Jeannie M. McPhillips

10/27/1953 - 10/26/2021


Obituary For Jeannie M. McPhillips

Jeannie M. (Ferreira) McPhillips, 67, of Bristol, RI, passed away, Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI.
She was the wife of the late Charles "Charlie" Thomas McPhillips.
Born in Providence, RI, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Anna (Verna) Ferreira.
Mrs. McPhillips had worked as a secretary at the Rhode Island Veterans Home in Bristol for 15 years, retiring in 2006. She was a Communicant of St. Mary's Church in Bristol. Her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by a daughter, Samantha McPhillips and her companion, Derek DiFederico of Southbridge, MA, and two grandchildren, Addy DiFederico and Alayna DiFederico.
Arrangements are by Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd., Warren, where the family will receive friends, on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, from 8-9AM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will follow on Tuesday, at 10AM in St. Mary's Church, 330 Wood St., Bristol.
Burial will take place in North Burial Ground, Hope St., Bristol.
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  • Sam, I am so sad to hear of your mom's passing. She was a special lady with a good heart. Please come by anytime. It's been a while. Sending virtual hugs + kisses. Love you, Karen Mama" Marsh.

  • My sincerest condolences to Samantha and the rest of Jeannie's family. Jeannie & Charlie we're friends of my mother Maryanne. Jeannie babysat me periodically when I was young. I have very fond memories of her and Charlie taking me to play mini golf and teaching me to play the piano. Jeannie was very kind, generous, and funny and she will be sadly missed.

  • McPhillips family. I am very sorry to hear of jeannine"s passing. I worked with her at veterans home for many years. She was a nice friend to have and i will miss her. RIP . MaryAnneLaroche

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