Gay Nell Hennig, age 68 of Rowlett, TX, passed away March 9, 2018. She was born August 12, 1950, in Jackson, MS, to William and Effie (Pennington) Phillips. Gay was a member of First Baptist Church of Sachse. She and her husband, Larry, married June 2, 1972 and together they owned A & L Auto Supply in Rowlett until 2001.
Gay is survived by her husband: Larry Hennig of Rowlett, TX; daughter: Gayla Westbrook and husband Brian of Rowlett, TX; grandchildren: Halee Westbrook, Samuel Westbrook, Abigail Westbrook, and Benjamin Westbrook; brother: Roger Dale Phillips of Garland, TX; and her mother: Effie Nell Phillips of Garland, TX. She was preceded in death by her father: William Phillips; and brother: William Lietus Phillips.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 am Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rowlett Location with Rev. Tom Westbrook and Rev. Scott Phillips officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. The family will gather with friends at the funeral home Monday from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.