Phyllis Guthrie Boone

Published 10:16 pm Friday, June 7, 2019

Phyllis Guthrie Boone went to be with the Lord on June 6, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Melvin H. and Frances Poteat Guthrie and was predeceased by her husband, John Wayne “Johnny” Boone Sr.

She was a loving mother and grandmother that is survived by her children, Barbara W. Hill and husband, Jeff, of Suffolk, John Wayne Boone Jr. and wife, Katie, of Virginia Beach, and Stacey L. Germain, of Friday Harbor, Wash.; grandchildren, Hannah Hill, Madison Hill, Ethan Germain, Olivia Germain, Mia Germain, Karley Boone and Parker Boone; and sister, Barbara Swanner and husband, Buck.

A service to celebrate the life of Phyllis will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2019, at Baker-Foster Funeral Home, 5685 Lee Farm Lane, Suffolk VA 23435. The family will receive friends following the service. Condolences may be registered at

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