Phebia West Head, 83, of Hendersonville, passed from this life on Tuesday June 8, 2021 at the home of her son in Hendersonville, surrounded by her children and grandchildren who she so loved and adored. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, June 11th at 11:00 a.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with her nephews: Todd Lee, Don West and Brian Edwards officiating. Entombment will follow in the Springfield Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. Pallbearers will be Tim West, Don West, Darrell West, Todd Lee, Todd Edwards, and Alex Edwards. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Phebia was born in Springfield on August 16, 1937 to the late Elvis W. and Lena Cook West. She was a graduate of East Robertson High School. Phebia was a member of Holiday Heights Baptist Church in Hendersonville. She was a faithful believer in God and was an example to all who knew her of His grace, humility, and sacrificial love. She was a dedicated Physical Therapy Technician for 29 years in Springfield. She truly loved the work she did and was proud to be just as loved and respected by her patients over the years. Phebia loved and cherished being with her family more than anything. She was a patient, caring, generous, and fun-loving mother and Grammy. She enjoyed family vacations, camping, shopping, cooking, and anything else that involved time spent with them. She was the center of their world. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Larry Head, and by her siblings: Fred West, Sr., Joe West, Johnny West, Rose Lee, and Geraldine Smith.
Phebia is survived by her children: Brent Head of Hendersonville, Wendy Head Wylie of Hendersonville, and Penny Head of Memphis; by her sister: Robbie Jean True of Cross Plains, and by her grandchildren Taylor and Mallory Wylie. She also has many nieces and nephews with whom she loved dearly.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Holiday Heights Baptist Church. All donations may be sent c/o Robertson County Funeral Home.
Robertson County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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