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Phyllis Jean Paxton, age 73, of New Castle, DE passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at home.

Phyllis graduated from Clay County High School in West Virginia, Class of 1961. She worked at one of the nearby elementary schools as a lunch room attendant, was an employee of Gaylords Dept. Store as an associate and also worked at Ames Dept. Store, where she then retired.

Phyllis is survived by her husband, James E. Paxton, Sr. of New Castle, DE; daughter, Barbara Diane Hatcher of Gainesville, GA; sons, Robert Paul Paxton and Roy Lee Paxton, both of New Castle, DE; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and nieces and nephews in various states. She was preceded in death by her son, James E. Paxton, Jr.

Services will be held privately.

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