Kendria Shanell PhillipsJuly 1, 1979 ~ July 27, 2020 (age 41)
Kendria Shanell Phillips was born on July 1, 1979 to Ivory Phillips and Demetria Parker in Las Vegas, Nevada. On July 27, 2020, God looked around his garden again and found that empty space and decided it was time that Kendria returned back and take her place. Kendria departed this life at the Richland Parish Hospital in Delhi, Louisiana after a lengthy illness.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Willie Parker.
Although Kendria was born in Las Vegas, Nevada, she and her mother made a new home in Delhi, Louisiana. Kendria attended the Richland Special School. Although she was confined to her chair, that did not hinder her from traveling, going on vacations, and being a part of family functions.
At the time of her death, Kendria was a member of the Union Valley Baptist Church, under the leadership of Pastor Eugene Young.
She leaves to cherish her memories: her faithful, devoted mother, Demetria Parker of Delhi, Louisiana; her father, Ivory Phillips of the Philippines; her grandmother, Carrie Louise Parker of Las Vegas, Nevada; two sisters, Amanda Parker of Rayville, Louisiana, and Whitley Parker of Monroe, Louisiana; a very special niece, Dezire Parker of Delhi, Louisiana; two nieces, Briana Parker and Laiyla Clark of Rayville, Louisiana; one nephew, Brailyn Parker of Rayville, Louisiana; eight aunts, Stephanie Macklin, Vanessa Parker, Oneida Parker, Deidre Parker, and Westein Parker, all of Las Vegas, Nevada; Juanita Gray of Monroe, Louisiana; Teara Parker of Little Rock, Arkansas; and Angela Smith (James) of Shreveport, Louisiana; two uncles, Dennis Parker (Janice) of Las Vegas, Nevada and Dwayne Albert of Alabama; a devoted steward, source of inspiration, and family friend of 26 years, Joyce Ann Williams of Delhi, Louisiana; a very special friend, Arniece McDowell of Delhi, Louisiana; and a host of great aunts and uncles, cousins, and many friends.