OBITUARY: Florence Marie Philpot


Florence Marie Philpot, 70 of Portland, Tn., passed Thursday, January 19, 2023; she was born March 9, 1952 to the late John Wesley Ragland and Lerlie Bee Gregory.

Along with her parents, Mrs. Philpot was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Denver Philpot; nephew, William Curtis Ragland and niece, Lisa Ragland.

Mrs. Philpot is survived by her nephews, Don Ragland(Telina), Joe Ragland and Wayne Fryar; niece, Mary Katherine Ash; along with many great-nieces and great-nephews.

Funeral service for Mrs. Philpot will be on Monday, January 23, 2023 at 1 p.m. at Wilkinson Wiseman Funeral Home with visitation on Sunday, January 22, 2023 from 3-8 p.m. and on Monday from 10 a.m. until service time of 1 p.m.

Following the service, interment will be in Old Brush Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be family and friends.


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