Passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2021, after a courageous fight with Covid. She was the devoted wife of the late Paul J. Hall and the late Richard H. Jerome, Jr.; mother to Janelle Gibson (David); daughter to the late Robert and Fern Ooton; sister to the late Robert E. Ooton, Jr.; stepmother to Mark Hall and Karen Voertman (Jeff); and many nieces, nephews, and family members.
Phyllis was born in Springfield, Illinois. She graduated from Washington University with a double major of Education and English. She also graduated from Webster University with a Master’s degree in Human Resources Development. She ended her career as a recruiter with St. Mary’s Hospital.
Phyllis was a passionate golfer who loved to be outdoors; loved to dance and most of all, loved to laugh and have fun.
Services are: Visitation Kutis Affton Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Sunday, February 14, 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Masks are required. Funeral is scheduled Monday, February 15, 2021, 9:00 a.m. with interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.