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Phyllis Lauderback

Phyllis Lauderback, 89, of Minford passed away Thursday, January 21, 2021 at SOMC Hospice. Born May 8, 1931 in Boyd County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late William F. and Pauline Salyer Salyers, she was a LPN scrub nurse for Scioto Memorial Hospital. Phyllis was a member of Westwood United Baptist Church in Westwood, Kentucky.

She is survived by two sons, Kenneth (Pam) Lauderback, and Gordon (Debbie) Lauderback; one daughter, Cindy Smith; eight grandchildren, Brian Smith, Amy Pennington, Ben Lauderback, Wes Lauderback, Nick Flaig, Laura Boldman, Katie Kilgour, and Clint Lauderback; 16 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; three brothers, William (Ettie) Salyers, Larry (Wanda) Salyers, and Ronnie Salyers; her step-mother, Muriel Salyers, and a brother-in-law, Harry “Frank” Lavender. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, of 41 years Warren C. Lauderback on January 26, 1992; her daughter, Melinda Lauderback Hutchinson; two brothers, Donald Salyers, and Phillip Salyers; two sisters, Joyce Smith, and Janet Lavender; one son-in-law, Dave Smith, and two great granddaughters, Haley Jo and Briana Hope.

The family would like thank Elbrooke Pavilion for their excellent care for the past 6+ years and SOMC Hospice.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 24, 2021 at Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home in Minford with Elder Larry Salyers officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Franklin Furnace. Friends may call at the funeral home from Noon to 2:00 p.m. Sunday prior to the service. Per CDC guidelines and governor recommendations, everyone is asked to wear a mask and practice proper social distancing procedures and guidelines. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to SOMC Hospice, 2201 25th Street, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662. Online condolences may be sent to

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