Doris Nell Philman, age 88 and longtime resident of Bell, FL, went home to be with the Lord on April 16, 2019 at her home surrounded by her children.
Doris was born on May 10, 1930 in Lenoir, NC to Fritz C. and Clara E. Beane. She had 2 brothers and 2 sisters and was of the Baptist church.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Denton S. Philman, daughter Deloris A. Gilliam and son, Terry G. Philman.
She is survived by daughters, Kay (Dale) Turbeville of Sparr, FL and Donna J. Philman of Bell, FL and sons, Vernon Philman, Buddy Philman, Bruce Philman and John Philman, all of Bell, FL; 14 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Mom was a homemaker and loving mother who enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. She loved being outdoors tending to her many flowers and sitting on her back porch in her rocking chair. Mom spent daily time reading her bible and having fellowship with the Lord.
A Graveside Service for Mrs. Philman will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 2:00 PM at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Bell with Pastor Jerry Philman officiating.