Mellissa Ann Phillips, 33, of E. Main St., Waterville, NY, passed away unexpectedly on September 7, 2022 at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton, NY.
She was born on June 27, 1989 in Hamilton, a daughter of Charles W., Jr. and Tamey A. Shantal Phillips and was a graduate of Cazenovia High School. Mellissa enjoyed cosmetology, doing makeup and nails. She loved kids and her home, and she was an immaculate housekeeper.
Surviving are her boyfriend, Ernie Ford of Waterville; her sons Landon and Carson; her mother, Tamey Phillips of Waterville; father, Charles Phillips of Kirkville; paternal grandmother, Lelah Phillips of Canastota; sisters, Heather (Arthur) Berger of Erieville and children, Payton and Bailey; Katie Phillips of Waterville and children, Hunter and Zoey; brothers, Dustin Phillips of Waterville and children, Dustin, Jr. and Tucker; and Jakeup Phillips of Hubbardsville. Also surviving is a special cousin Matthew Shantal (Cherin Confer) of Vernon Center who was like a brother to her; her best friend Lauren Beeman of Cazenovia; several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by an infant daughter, Aliyaha Ann Marie; her grandparents, Lawrence and Una Shantal and Charles W Phillips, Sr.
Funeral services will be held at 2pm Wednesday, September 14,. 2022 at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 210 E. Main St., Waterville
Friends are invited to call on Tuesday, from 5-7pm. Interment in the Village View Cemetery, Morrisville will be private.