Gloria Cathleen "Cathy" Woods Phillips was born January 30, 1965 in Aurora, Colorado. She passed away on July 9, 2016 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Cindy Sanders and step-father, Rick Carson.
Cathy is survived by her husband of 30 years, Travis Darol Phillips, III and their children, Steven Phillips, Crystal Phillips & husband Lawrence and Haley Phillips; her father and step-mother Jerry & Kitty Woods; step-father, Jim Sanders; grandmother, Mary Hernandez; sisters & brothers, Jeri Lynn Clark (Tracy), Shane Woods (Kelley), Kimber Sides (John Paul Solano), Todd Carson (Amanda), Allison Marks (Chris), Wesley Parker (Lori) & Stephen Vance (Tamra); mother in law, Sherry Driver; brother in law, Kevin Phillips (Shannon) and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Cathy was a long time resident of Santa Fe where she and Darol raised their children and attended Arcadia Christian Church. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She was an avid reader. Everyone that knew her also knew of her love and devotion to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Having dedicated a room in her house to her favorite team. Cathy enjoyed doing embroidery and made some beautiful keepsakes for family members. On Sunday's you could find her switching her tv between NASCAR and a Steelers game.
Cathy fought a long and courageous battle with cancer. In her final days she was surrounded with so much love by her family, friends and her sole caretaker, Darol, her loving husband. A true testament to their love for another was shown through the great care he took of her.
Memorial Services will be held at Arcadia Christian Church in Santa Fe
on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 12:00 pm with Jeff Spielman officiating.