Frankie Kay Phillips-Brown of Huntsville, Ark., was born Aug. 12, 1948, in Huntsville to Polk and Elsie Whiteley. 

Kay passed away Dec. 20, 2021, in Fayetteville, Ark., at the age of 73.

Kay loved to travel and quilting. She also enjoyed genealogy. Kay was the Carroll County Tax Collector for 34 years. The community, family, and friends will miss her greatly. 

Kay is survived by her husband, John Brown; son Max Phillips and Tammie Doss of Berryville; along with several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded by her parents, Polk and Elsie Whiteley; infant son Lloyd Phillips; brothers Wayne Whiteley and Ronald P. Whiteley.

Funeral services were held  Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, at Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel; Pastor Jerry Spurlock officiated. 

Memorial donations may be made to Dean Cemetery, c/o Judy Whiteley, 808 High St., Berryville, AR 72616. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.