Phyllis Ann (nee Mullreed) Figg, 83, of Englewood, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013.
She was born Dec. 17, 1929, in Belleville, Mich., to Gillman and Grace Mullreed.
Phyllis came to Mt. Pleasant in 1948, to attend Central Michigan University, where she graduated with a degree in Elementary Education. During her many years in Mt. Pleasant, Phyllis was active in the Mt. Pleasant Woman’s Club, and the Hospital auxiliary. She married William Figg, in 1950. Phyllis was always an animal lover and in her later years enjoyed nothing more than giving treats to the neighborhood dogs and watching wildlife of any kind.
She is survived by her husband, William H. Figg of Englewood; her sister, Marilyn Wojcicki of Chelsea, Mich.; her four daughters, Peggy Brisco of Austin, Texas, Pamela Reitmeyer of Higgins Lake, Mich., Penny (Tom) Nolan of Perth, Australia, and Paula Allen of Cedar Park, Texas; and nine grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Suncoast Humane Society of Englewood, Florida or the Humane Animal Treatment Society of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.