November 12, 2003

Philip James Warden

Mr. Philip Warden, 56, of Jonesboro passed away Nov. 9, 2003, in a local hospital.

He was born March 27, 1947, in Joplin, Mo., and was a resident there before coming to Jonesboro, Ga. Mr. Warden was employed by the Bell South Corporation in Atlanta as a senior engineer. Mr. Warden was preceded in death by his wife, Cathy Parker Warden.

Survivors include his mother, Kathleen Hennessy Warden of Jonesboro; daughter and son in-law, Julie Bailey and Philip Bailey; two sons, Jason Warden and Adam Warden, all of Jonesboro; sisters, Donna Matsuda of Colorado, Mary McKittrick of Florida; brothers, Steve Warden of Colorado, Gary Warden of Missouri, Dennis Warden of North Carolina, and David Warden of Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mr. Warden will be conducted at 11 a.m. today, Nov. 12, 2003, at St. Philip Catholic Church with Father Vincent Gluc officiating. Interment will follow in the Forest Hills Cemetery. The family received friends at the Pope Dickson and Son Chapel in Jonesboro from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the following associations: American Cancer, American Heart Association, Amyloidosisi Support Fund.

Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of arrangements. (770) 478-7211.