Phillip Eugene Sublett passed away at the age of 87 on March 2nd, 2017. Phillip ‘Gene’ was born on May 17th, 1929 in Brownsboro, Alabama to George and Nell Sublett. He was one of nine children with five brothers and three sisters. He enjoyed his family, fishing, hunting and watching sports. He graduated from Gurley High School (class of 47), and received an Accounting Degree from Wheeler Business School. He was a veteran of the armed services. He worked for Alpha Portland Cement Company for 44 years.
Gene was married to his life’s love, Frankie Whitson Sublett for 65 years. They had four children, Billy Sublett, deceased (Karen), Paul Sublett (Mary), Gary Sublett (Rosie) and Jeannie Barrineau. He had nine grandchildren and 10 great- grandchildren, all of whom he loved dearly.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Laughlin Service Funeral Home, Huntsville, AL. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017at Moontown Cemetery, Moontown, Alabama.