Phillip Wiley Jr.

Published 1:35 am Friday, November 11, 2011


Feb. 22, 1951 – Oct. 25, 2011

SIBLEY — Services for Phillip “Foots” Wiley Jr., 60, of Chicago, who died Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, in Chicago, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mount Olive Baptist Church.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

Mr. Wiley was born Feb. 22, 1951, in Wilkinson County, the son of Phillip Wiley Sr. and Willie Mae Browders.

Mr. Wiley was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Susie Ann Wiley and Rose Dale Wiley Allen; and one brother, Walter Wiley.

Survivors include three daughters, Tunsha Harris and husband, David Sr., of Gloster, Tamy Wiley of Indianapolis, Ind., and Brandi Smith of Round Lake, Ill.; one son, Aaron Burgman and wife, Tilly, of Fayette; nine grandchildren, David Jr., DaJuanyee, Davish and DaKobe Harris, all of Gloster, LaMiracle Johnson and Heaven Wiley, both of Indianapolis, Shamaria Young of Round Lake, YKisha and KerShonda Sanders, both of Fayette; six sisters, Willie Ann Lester and husband, James, Sarah Ann Wiley, Gloria Wiley Jones Muyomba and husband, Richard, Pamela Riddle and husband, James, Valerie Davis and Sandra Davis, all of Indianapolis; 11 brothers, Herman Scott and wife, Mary, Dan R. Wiley and wife, Wanda, Rufus Wiley and wife, Linda, Gerald Wiley and wife, Patsy, Troy Wiley and wife, Molly, James Leon Davis, all of Natchez, George Wiley and wife, Kita, James Lee Davis and Gary McCuire, all of Indianapolis, and Cleotha Farmer of St. Louis, Mo.; three aunts, Doretha Browders of Woodville, Bertha Browders Williams of Vidalia, and Evangelist Sandra Browders Waltons and husband, Norris of Fayette; one uncle, George Sanders of Zachary, La.; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.