Phyllis M. Shanks, 80 of Southgate passed away October 3 at St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas. She is preceded in death by her daughter Julie Shanks. Survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Alvin Shanks, dear children Robert (Priscilla) Shanks, Kevin (Rebecca) Shanks and Cara (Ernie) Shanks-Harms, grandchildren David and Jonathan Shanks, Jennifer (Dennis) Maines and Jason Hall, great-grandchildren Autumn Brinegar, Oakley Marie Shanks and Andrew and Matthew Maines, nieces Beth McDaniel-Adams and Lisa Stevenson and nephews Lynne and Jim Duff. Phyllis retired from the accounting department at Chiquita in 1999. Services will be private. Fares J. Radel Funeral Home, Newport serving the family.